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noun (n)

preposition (pre)

  • On the side opposite the front or nearest part; on the back side of; at the back of; on the other side of; as, behind a door; behind a hill. (preposition)
    source: webster1913

adverb (r)

  • in or to or toward the rear (adv.all)
    He followed behind.
    Seen from behind, the house is more imposing than it is from the front.
    The final runners were far behind.
    source: wordnet30
  • remaining in a place or condition that has been left or departed from (adv.all)
    When he died he left much unfinished work behind.
    Left a large family behind.
    The children left their books behind.
    He took off with a squeal of tires and left the other cars far behind.
    source: wordnet30
  • of timepieces (adv.all)
    My watch is running behind.
    source: wordnet30
  • in or into an inferior position (adv.all)
    Fell behind in his studies.
    Their business was lagging behind in the competition for customers.
    source: wordnet30
  • in debt (adv.all)
    He fell behind with his mortgage payments.
    A month behind in the rent.
    A company that has been run behindhand for years.
    source: wordnet30
  • At the back part; in the rear. (adverb)
    source: webster1913

adjective satellite (s)

  • having the lower score or lagging position in a contest (adj.all)
    Behind by two points.
    source: wordnet30

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