Definition of 'backpack'
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Example sentences containing 'backpack'
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Almost as bad are passengers who insist on wearing their backpacks. Times, Sunday Times (2016)In his car there was an incubator and a backpack containing climbing equipment. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He did have a backpack containing more envelopes. Times, Sunday Times (2011)You cannot take it in your backpack and carry it round with you the whole time. The Sun (2015)Some writers prefer ones that are thin enough to fit into a purse or a full backpack. Between Worlds: A Reader, Rhetoric and Handbook (1995)The binoculars have smart silver finish and can easily slip into a pocket, handbag or backpack. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Wear a weighted vest or a heavy backpack and walk for 30 minutes at a steady pace. The Sun (2010)Trained soldiers carrying backpacks don't do as well. The Crisis of Life on Earth - our legacy from the second millenium (1990)He's also lugging a giant backpack full of tasty treats for us to enjoy. The Sun (2015)Any frontman who turns up at a gig wearing a backpack doesn't deserve to be on stage. The Sun (2010)But think about it: when was the last time you saw anyone carrying a backpack and smiling at the same time? Times, Sunday Times (2015)I'm looking for a stylish yet practical backpack to carry my books in. Times, Sunday Times (2014)With economies of scale helping to cut costs, we could dispatch them to the beach for the summer with backpacks full of baked beans and lager. Times, Sunday Times (2009)All the people are interested, but you don't take history in your backpack and carry it with you. Times, Sunday Times (2015)They set off on high-powered sports bikes and ride behind the competitors, equipped with backpacks containing the basics to initially treat any accident. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Translations for 'backpack'
British English: backpack /ˈbækˌpæk/ NOUN
A backpack is a bag with straps that go over your shoulders, so that you can carry things on your back when you are walking or climbing.
- American English: backpack
- Arabic: حَقِيبَةُ الظَهْر
- Brazilian Portuguese: mochila
- Chinese: 背包
- Croatian: naprtnjača
- Czech: batoh
- Danish: rygsæk
- Dutch: rugzak
- European Spanish: mochila
- Finnish: rinkka travelling (large one)
- French: sac à dos
- German: Rucksack
- Greek: σακίδιο
- Italian: zaino
- Japanese: バックパック
- Korean: 배낭
- Norwegian: ryggsekk
- Polish: plecak
- European Portuguese: mochila
- Romanian: rucsac
- Russian: рюкзак
- Spanish: mochila
- Swedish: ryggsäck
- Thai: กระเป๋าสะพายหลัง
- Turkish: sırt çantası
- Ukrainian: рюкзак
- Vietnamese: ba lô
Definition of backpack from the Collins English Dictionary
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