Definition of “backward-looking” - English Dictionary

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“backward-looking” in British English

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backward-lookingadjective

uk /ˈbæk.wədˌlʊk.ɪŋ/ us /ˈbæk.wɚdˌlʊk.ɪŋ/ disapproving

opposed to change or new ideas:

The business is rapidly losing money because of their backward-looking ideas.

(Definition of “backward-looking” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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