behindpreposition, adverbuk /bɪˈhaɪnd/ us /bɪˈhaɪnd/
- The police officer was hidden out of sight behind a tree.
- The guard dog was snarling and snapping behind the fence.
- She tucked a loose strand of hair behind her ears.
- She heard a sudden noise behind her, and swung round to look behind her.
- After the third lap, she was way behind the other runners.
behindadverbuk /bɪˈhaɪnd/ us /bɪˈhaɪnd/
behind adverb (PLACE)
behind adverb (SLOWER)