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1. behind

adjective. ['bɪˈhaɪnd'] having the lower score or lagging position in a contest.

Antonyms

  • front

Etymology

  • behindan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Rhymes with Behind

  • disinclined
  • unconfined
  • intertwined
  • unrefined
  • undermined
  • undefined
  • redesigned
  • redefined
  • reclined
  • reassigned
  • realigned
  • mankind
  • inclined
  • gschwind
  • entwined
  • enshrined
  • declined
  • consigned
  • confined
  • combined
  • unwind
  • unsigned
  • unlined
  • unkind
  • resigned
  • remind
  • refined
  • maligned
  • elkind
  • designed

How do you pronounce behind?

Pronounce behind as bɪˈhaɪnd.

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Sentences with behind


1. Preposition or subordinating conjunction
Comb all of her hair behind her shoulders.

2. Noun, plural
The leaves symbolize George's uncertainty about his future and about the legacy he will leave behind.

3. Particle
Described who the person was as evidenced by whom he left behind, including spouses and children.

Quotes about behind


1. Don’t walk in front of me… I may not followDon’t walk behind me… I may not leadWalk beside me… just be my friend
- Albert Camus

2. Piglet sidled up to Pooh from behind. "Pooh!"he whispered."Yes, Piglet?""Nothing,"said Piglet, taking Pooh's paw. "I just wanted to be sure of you.
- A.A. Milne, The House at Pooh Corner

3. No man succeeds without a good woman behind him. Wife or mother, if it is both, he is twice blessed indeed.
- Godfrey Winn

2. behind-the-scenes

adjective. designed and carried out secretly or confidentially.

Synonyms

  • sub-rosa
  • under-the-table

Antonyms

  • visible
  • unconcealed
  • explicit

3. behind

noun. ['bɪˈhaɪnd'] the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on.

Synonyms

  • ass
  • fundament
  • trunk
  • posterior
  • butt
  • bottom
  • derriere
  • rear end
  • can
  • keister
  • buttocks
  • rump
  • prat
  • backside
  • hindquarters
  • stern
  • tail
  • body
  • torso
  • fanny
  • tooshie
  • hind end
  • buns
  • rear
  • arse
  • tush
  • bum
  • nates
  • tail end
  • seat

Antonyms

  • miss
  • best
  • hire
  • placable

Etymology

  • behindan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. behind

adverb. ['bɪˈhaɪnd'] in debt.

Synonyms

  • behindhand

Antonyms

  • antecedent
  • natural elevation

Etymology

  • behindan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. behind

adverb. ['bɪˈhaɪnd'] of timepieces.

Antonyms

  • head

Etymology

  • behindan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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