backlash

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Synonyms for backlash

Synonyms for backlash

an adverse reaction to some political or social occurrence

come back to the originator of an action with an undesired effect

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Watching string come off a stationary spool made Hull realize that backlashes could be avoided by using a fixed, rather than revolving, spool.
Use the mist from a spray bottle; it will prevent backlashes and the line won't burn you when you're ``thumbing'' the spool on a cast.