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BACKWARD

'BACKWARD' is a 8 letter word starting with B and ending with D

Crossword clues for 'BACKWARD'

ClueAnswer

Reverse; reluctant (8)BACKWARD

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for BACKWARD

We hope that the following list of synonyms for the word backward will help you to finish your crossword today. We've arranged the synonyms in length order so that they are easier to find.

3 letter words

AFT - AGO - COY - DIM - FRO - ICY - LAX - SHY

4 letter words

AWAY - BACK - COLD - COOL - DULL - DUMB - HIND - LATE - LAZY - LOTH - OVER - POOR - REAR - RUDE - SLOW - TAIL

5 letter words

ABOUT - AFTER - AGAIN - ALOOF - AREAR - AXIAL - BALKY - BLANK - BLIND - CHARY - CRAZY - CRUDE - EARLY - FAR ON - GOING - IN OVO - LOATH - QUIET - ROUGH - ROUND - SINCE - SLACK - TARDY - TIMID - UNCUT

6 letter words

AFRAID - AROUND - ASTERN - AVERSE - BEHIND - CHILLY - COARSE - DEMURE - FEEBLE - FLUENT - FLYING - FRIGID - FROSTY - GONE BY - HELD UP - HINDER - HUNG UP - JAMMED - LATISH - MODEST - NARROW - OBTUSE - OFFISH - OPAQUE - REFLEX - REMISS - REMOTE - RETRAD - RETRAL - RISING - ROTARY - SIMPLE - SLOW TO - STUPID - UNHEWN - UPWARD

7 letter words

A PRIORI - BALKING - BASHFUL - BELATED - BIGOTED - BLOCKED - CHECKED - CHILLED - COUNTER - CRACKED - DELAYED - DIE-HARD - DISTANT - EVERTED - FLOWING - FOGYISH - GUARDED - IDIOTIC - IMPEDED - IN A BIND - LAGGARD - LAGGING - MORONIC - OLD-LINE - OVERDUE - PASSING - POSTERN - REMOVED - RESTIVE - REVERSE - RUNNING - RUSHING - SET BACK - SINKING - SOARING - STOPPED - STUNTED - SUBDUED - UNBLOWN - UNEAGER - UNREADY

8 letter words

A REBOURS - ARRESTED - BABBLING - BACK WHEN - BACKWARD - BOTTOM UP - BURBLING - CAPSIZED - CHIASTIC - CHILDISH - DALLYING - DEEP INTO - DELAYING - DETACHED - DETAINED - DILATORY - DISCREET - DOWNWARD - DRIFTING - DROOLING - GRUDGING - GYRATORY - HESITANT - HINDHAND - HINDMOST - HINDWARD - IGNORANT - IMBECILE - IN EMBRYO - INVERSED - INVERTED - MEDIEVAL - MORATORY - MOUNTING - OLYMPIAN - PLUNGING - REARMOST - REARWARD - REFLUENT - RENITENT - RESERVED - RETARDED - RETICENT - RETIRING - REVERSED - ROTATORY - SIDEWARD - SLUGGISH - STANDOFF - STANDPAT - TAILWARD - UNFORMED - UNGENIAL - UNLICKED - UNTIMELY - UNWORKED - WRONG-WAY

9 letter words

A RECULONS - AFTER TIME - AFTERMOST - APATHETIC - ARSY-VARSY - ASCENDING - BACKWARDS - BARBARIAN - BARBAROUS - BELATEDLY - BENIGHTED - CRETINOUS - DEFECTIVE - DIFFIDENT - DIM-WITTED - DITHERING - DRIVELING - EASY-GOING - EASYGOING - EMBRYONIC - HALF-BAKED - HIDEBOUND - HINDWARDS - IMBECILIC - IMPASSIVE - IN REVERSE - INSIDE OUT - INVERSELY - LINGERING - LOITERING - OUTSIDE IN - POSTERIOR - REARWARDS - REDUCTIVE - REFLOWING - RELUCTANT - REPRESSED - RIGHT WING - RIGHT-WING - ROUGHCAST - ROUGHHEWN - SHRINKING - SHUFFLING - STREAMING - SUBNORMAL - TAILWARDS - TO THE REAR - UNAFFABLE - UNASSURED - UNLABORED - UNREFINED - UNTREATED - UNWILLING - UNWROUGHT - UNZEALOUS - VICE VERSA - WITHDRAWN

10 letter words

BEHIND TIME - BEHINDHAND - BLITHERING - CONTRARILY - CONVERSELY - DESCENDING - FORBIDDING - GYRATIONAL - HALF-WITTED - HINDERMOST - HYPERBATIC - IMPERSONAL - IN ABEYANCE - IN THE ROUGH - INDISPOSED - MAUNDERING - OBSTRUCTED - OLD-FOGYISH - OVERSIMPLE - REGRESSIVE - RESTRAINED - RESUPINATE - RETROGRADE - ROTATIONAL - ROUND ABOUT - RUDIMENTAL - SIMPLISTIC - SLOBBERING - SLOW-WITTED - SLOWED DOWN - STRUGGLING - SUPPRESSED - TOPSY-TURVY - TRANSPOSED - UNCULTURED - UNFINISHED - UNINFORMED - UNPOLISHED - UNPUNCTUAL - UP-TRENDING - UPSIDE DOWN - UPSIDE-DOWN

11 letter words

BACK-FLOWING - BACK-TO-FRONT - CONSTRAINED - CRETINISTIC - DISINCLINED - EX POST FACTO - INDIFFERENT - INTO THE PAST - INTROVERTED - INVAGINATED - MICAWBERISH - NEVER ON TIME - NONE TOO SOON - NOT ALL THERE - PALINDROMIC - PERFUNCTORY - POSTERIORLY - PROGRESSIVE - REACTIONARY - RETROACTIVE - RETROVERTED - RUDIMENTARY - STANDOFFISH - THICKHEADED - UNASSERTIVE - UNCONGENIAL - UNDEVELOPED - UNEXPANSIVE - UNFASHIONED - UNPROCESSED - WIDDERSHINS

12 letter words

ASS-BACKWARDS - BOTTOM SIDE UP - CONSERVATIVE - CONTRARIWISE - CRACKBRAINED - DOWN-TRENDING - FEEBLEMINDED - FOOT-DRAGGING - INACCESSIBLE - OLD FASHIONED - OLD-FASHIONED - PRESERVATIVE - SELF-EFFACING - SIMPLEMINDED - SIMPLETONIAN - TURNED AROUND - UNCULTIVATED - WRONG SIDE OUT

13 letter words

ANTICLOCKWISE - ASS OVER ELBOWS - DELAYED-ACTION - DILLYDALLYING - HEAD OVER HEELS - HEELS OVER HEAD - LACKADAISICAL - REMINISCENTLY - RETROACTIVELY - RETROGRESSIVE - RETROSPECTIVE - UNENLIGHTENED - UNPROGRESSIVE

14 letter words

BEHIND THE TIMES - EXPRESSIONLESS - NONPROGRESSIVE - REDUCTIONISTIC - UNAPPROACHABLE - UNDERDEVELOPED - UNENTHUSIASTIC - WRONG-WAY AROUND

15 letter words

AGAINST THE GRAIN - OPPOSED TO CHANGE - PROCRASTINATING - PROCRASTINATIVE - PROCRASTINATORY - RETROSPECTIVELY - UNDEMONSTRATIVE

16 letter words

COUNTERCLOCKWISE - MENTALLY RETARDED

17 letter words

MENTALLY DEFECTIVE - MENTALLY DEFICIENT - ULTRACONSERVATIVE

19 letter words

MENTALLY HANDICAPPED

Definition of backward

  • in a manner or order or direction the reverse of normal; "it's easy to get the `i' and the `e' backward in words like `seize' and `siege'"; "the child put her jersey on backward"
  • having made less than normal progress; "an economically backward country"
  • retarded in intellectual development

Anagrams of backward

DRAW BACK - DRAWBACK


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