Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Turkish translation of “backwards”

backwards

adverb
 
 
/ˈbækwədz/ ( also backward)
DIRECTION B1 towards the direction behind you
geriye doğru, arkaya doğru
She took a couple of steps backwards.Backwards, sideways and back and forth
EARLIER towards an earlier time or an earlier stage of development
gelişmenin ilk safhalarına ya da başlarına doğru
Let's start with your most recent job and work backwards.Early
OPPOSITE ORDER in the opposite order to what is usual
alışılmış olanın akside, tersine doğru
"Erehwon" is "nowhere" spelled backwards.Backwards, sideways and back and forth
WRONG WAY ( also UK back to front) with the part that is usually at the front at the back
tersinden, arkasını öne
You've got your skirt on backwards.Direction of motionPoints of the compass
backwards and forwards UK ( UK/US back and forth) in one direction then the opposite way and back again many times
sürekli ileri geri, öne arkaya doğru
I have to drive backwards and forwards between here and Ipswich every day.Backwards, sideways and back and forth
(Definition of backwards from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “backwards” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

look on the bright side

to find good things in a bad situation

Word of the Day

The language of work

by Kate Woodford,
October 15, 2014
Most of us talk about our jobs. We tell our family and friends interesting or funny things that have happened in the workplace (=room where we do our job), we describe – and sometimes complain about – our bosses and colleagues and when we meet someone for the first time, we tell

Read More 

life tracking noun

October 20, 2014
the use of one or more devices or apps to monitor health, exercise, how time is spent, etc.

Read More