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 Translation for 'back' from English to Dutch
ADJ   back | - | -
NOUN   a back | backs
VERB   to back | backed | backed
backing | backs
terug {adv}back
geleden {adj} [in tijd]back
rug {de}back
achterkant {de}back
achterzijde {de}back
2 Words: Others
bij ons {adv}back home [in our country]
2 Words: Verbs
back-up maken
to back up [data]
terugbrengento bring back
beknottento cut back
terugdringento force back
terugkrijgento get back [recover]
teruggaanto go back [return]
terugkijkento look back
terugdringento push back [force back]
terugbellento ring back
terugsturento send back
2 Words: Nouns
rugkussen {het}back cushion
achterdeur {de}back door
achtertuin {de}back garden
rugpijn {de}
back pain
achterzak {de}
back pocket
rugprobleem {het}
back problem
achterafstraatje {het}back street
kiezen {mv}back teeth
kies {de}
back tooth
rugproblemen {mv}
back trouble {sg}
achterwiel {het}back wheel
terugweg {de}way back
3 Words: Others
heen en weerback and forth
3 Words: Nouns
rugschool {de}
back therapy training
rugzaktoerist {de}
back-packing tourist
4 Words: Verbs
ijsberento pace back and forth
4 Words: Nouns
handrug {de}
back of one's hand
handrug {de}
back of the hand
5+ Words: Nouns
achterhoofd {het}back of one's / the head
Fiction (Literature and Film)
Toen we volwassen waren
Back When We Were Grownups [Anne Tyler]
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  • back-up maken = to back up [data]
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Usage Examples English
  • Curie recently won back-to-back CPS Championships in football and played in back-to-back Prep Bowls (City Champ vs. Catholic League champ).
  • The term back line can either refer to the "full-back line" consisting of the two back pockets and the full-back, or both the full- and half-back lines, which collectively can also be referred to as the "defence", "defensive unit" or the "back six".
  • When two eagles are shown back-to-back and facing the edges of the field the term used is "addorsed" / "endorsed" or "adossés" ("back-to-back").
  • These announcers have tended to describe the "ball itself" as going "back-back-back".
  • Two sensor back types are commonly used: single shot back (non-scanning) and scan back.

  • entered third seven–points back. Denny Hamlin entered fourth eight–points back.
  • Abaya plays the right-back position. He can, however, play left-back and centre-back positions.
  • The Vizag back-to-back HVDC station, or Visakhapatnam back-to-back HVDC station, is a back-to-back HVDC connection between the eastern and southern regions in India, located close to the city of Visakhapatnam, and owned by Power Grid Corporation of India.
  • Vered is a right-footed right back that can also play center back and left back.
  • Brian Campion (born 1984) is an Irish hurler who played as a goalkeeper, corner-back, full-back, wing-back and centre-back for the Laois senior team.

  • After the Olympics and into early 2017, USWNT coach Jill Ellis experimented with different formations and Long started several matches playing centre-back as part of a three back.
  • The 2003, 2004, and 2005 Boys Baseball Team won back-to-back-to-back Summer Season Division 1 State Championships.
  • Near-back vowels are essentially a type of back vowels; no language is known to contrast back and near-back vowels based on backness alone.
  • Winner: Durham Bulls; first team to win back to back IL titles since Columbus Clippers won back in 1991.
  • "Balance beam": Jump to knee mount, back handspring, back handspring, tucked full; switch split leap; Chen; front aerial; full turn; tucked side salto; back handspring, back handspring, triple twist dismount.

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    Contains translations by TU Chemnitz and Mr Honey's Business Dictionary (German-English only).
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