backwards

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Synonyms for backwards

towards the rear

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in reverse order

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  • in reverse order
  • back to front
  • in the opposite way from usual

to the past

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Synonyms for backwards

toward the back

in or toward a former location or condition

Synonyms for backwards

at or to or toward the back or rear

in a manner or order or direction the reverse of normal

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WHY is it that all the major retailers and developers want to invest in Kirkby and Knowsley council is bending over backwards to help them and Everton?
Unsurprisingly, Chopard are bending over backwards to help the boys part with their cash and sales consultant Elene Evgeniou said: "We understand the pressures our customers are under.
BENDING OVER BACKWARDS TO PLEASE: Madonna; shows that she can still put on a show for her fans in Manchester at the weekend
COVENTRY youngsters are bending over backwards to make sure the city's Millennium Mysteries are a triumph.
This is another instance of the church bending over backwards so its head touches its heels.
At a time when traditional travel agents are experiencing commission cuts from airlines and cruise lines, these Adventure Travel Consultants are being offered increased commissions (in the range of 12%) and top providers of adventure travel are bending over backwards to court this group and familiarize them with the latest products, services and destinations.
FRANKFURT will be the greenest motor show ever, with carmakers bending over backwards to convince us just how environmentally-friendly their products are.
The Government is bending over backwards to help asylum-seekers but is doing nothing to help us senior citizens.
CIRCUS performers are bending over backwards to please their audiences in Liverpool.
Sexy Kimberley Davies is used to having men falling at her feet but yesterday she had one bending over backwards for her.
JIM JEFFERIES will be bending over backwards from now on to keep Robbie Blake happy.
We are very fortunate to have a number of organisers that are bending over backwards to help us at this trying time.
I want to make the decision to make a manoeuvre - not other people - so will these drivers who like bending over backwards actually think before they attempt to let people out.
CDATA[ To claims that Obama is bending over backwards to win Muslim approval, Daniel Pipes wrote that Bush did the same.
I CANNOT believe North Ayrshire Council leader David O'Neill actually believes the rubbish he is spouting about the council bending over backwards to try to accommodate the Homecoming Festival in Irvine.