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Plural for a behind part or surface
“The back of the queue.”
Plural for the spine of a person or animal
“He had cracked three vertebrae in his back but has been told he will make a full recovery.”
Plural for the side or part of an object that is not normally seen or used
“How about reaching back over your shoulder and touching the back of your neck?”
Plural for a vulnerable point
“… a candidate needing a loyal aide who can be relied upon to always watch his back.”
To promote the interests or cause of
“Over 97 per cent backed the changes.”
Walk or drive backwards
“She tried to back away.”
To bet on the success of
“It is upsetting to discover that you have backed a loser.”
“At least 37 newspapers backed the president.”
“I didn't back him in the Irish Derby, but at those odds on Saturday, he was an unbelievable bet.”
“… the author needs to back her thesis with more facts.”
“She chose to be backed by a classy trio of acoustic guitars.”
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