Italian translation of 'backward'
- (motion, glance)
all'indietroa backward step
un passo indietro
che è indietro,
- (pejorative, country)
backward (in doing sth)
restio(‑a) (a fare qc)
Example Sentences Including 'backward'
I sent out psychic rays so strong I'm surprised she wasn't thrown backward by their force: Not now.READY? (2001)
The way he'd said it, you knew he was thinking of some swarthy female chucking him backward onto a bed.READY? (2001)
Art linked his hands behind his neck and stretched backward , with the beginning of a grin.GO! (2001)
Trends of 'backward'
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(ˈbækwədz) or backward (US) (ˈbækwəd)
indietrohe took a step backwards
ha fatto un passo indietroto walk backwards
camminare all'indietroto fall backwards
cadere all'indietrobackwards and forwards
avanti e indietroto bend over backwards to do sth (informal)
farsi in quattro per fare qcto know sth backwards (informal)
sapere qc a menadito
Example Sentences Including 'backwards'
Carol walked backwards in the direction of the street, never taking her eyes off them.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
The figure standing over Angela was lifted from his feet and flung backwards through the air.LOST SUMMER (2002)
Impatient with her slow response, he kicked her again, throwing her backwards against the wall.TREASON KEEP (2001)
'backward' in Other Languages
Translation of backward from the Collins English to Italian Dictionary