Bedeutung von “back” — Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] us uk /bæk/

A2 the part of something that is furthest from the front or in the opposite direction to the front:

He wrote his number down on the back of an envelope.
We were sitting near the back and couldn't see much.
I always keep a blanket in the back of the car.

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A2 the part of your body from your shoulders to your bottom:

He was lying on his back.

the part of a seat that you lean against when you are sitting:

the back of a chair
back to front also US front to back

with the back part of something where the front should be:

You've got your trousers on back to front.
in back of US


They sat in back of us on the plane.

(Definition von “back noun” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)