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English definition of “back”

back

verb [I or T, + adv/prep] (MOVE AWAY)    /bæk/
C2 to ( cause to) move backwards : Ann gave up driving when she backed the car into the garage door . Please could you back your car up a few feet so that I can get mine out of the driveway ?Driving and operating road vehicles Grammar:BackBack is an adverb, noun, adjective or verb.Grammar:Back as an adverb[taking a photograph]Grammar:Back as a nounGrammar:Back as an adjectiveGrammar:Back as a verb[talking about a pet dog]
(Definition of back verb (MOVE AWAY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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