Definitions of backward

The word backward uses 8 letters:aabcdkrw.

BACKWARD is playable in:

Words With Friends22
Scrabble US20
Scrabble UK20

adv. - Alt. of Backwards 2

a. - Directed to the back or rear; as, backward glances. 2

a. - Unwilling; averse; reluctant; hesitating; loath. 2

a. - Not well advanced in learning; not quick of apprehension; dull; inapt; as, a backward child. 2

a. - Late or behindhand; as, a backward season. 2

a. - Not advanced in civilization; undeveloped; as, the country or region is in a backward state. 2

a. - Already past or gone; bygone. 2

n. - The state behind or past. 2

v. i. - To keep back; to hinder. 2


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