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English-German translation for: backwards
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Dictionary English German: backwards

Translation 1 - 55 of 55

English German
ADJ   backwards | more backwards | most backwards
SYNO   backward | backwards | back ... 
backwards {adv}
backwards {adv}
backwards {adv}hinterrücks [selten] [nach hinten, rückwärts]
backwards {adv}in Rückwärtsrichtung
backwards {adv}nach hinten
backwards {adv}in der falschen Richtung
backwards {adv} [e. g. to wear sth. backwards]falsch herum [z. B. etw. falsch herum aufsetzen, anhaben]
2 Words: Others
ass-backwards {adv} [Am.] [vulg.]arschlings [österr.] [südd.] [derb] [rückwärts] [vgl. ärschlings]
backwards compatible {adj} [also: backwards-compatible]rückwärtskompatibel
facing backwards {adv}rücklings
2 Words: Verbs
to bend backwardsnach hinten beugen
to count backwardsherunterzählen
to count backwardszurückzählen
to fall backwardsnach hinten fallen
to float backwardszurücktreiben [in eine Richtung; z. B. auf dem Wasser]
to go backwardsim Krebsgang gehen
to go backwards [in the direction of one's back]rückwärtsgehen [mit dem Rücken bzw. der Rückseite voran gehen]
to know sth. backwardsetw. in- und auswendig kennen
to lean backwardssich zurücklehnen
to tilt backwardsrückwärts neigen
to tilt backwardsnach hinten kippen
to write sth. backwardsetw. in Spiegelschrift schreiben
2 Words: Nouns
comp. backwards compatibilityAbwärtskompatibilität {f}
engin. backwards compatibilityRückwärtskompatibilität {f}
backwards directionRückwärtsrichtung {f}
math. stat. backwards elimination <BE>Rückwärtselimination {f}
comp. backwards searchRückwärtssuche {f}
VetMed. backwards sneezingRückwärtsniesen {n}
falling backwardsRückwärtsfall {m}
sports roll backwardsRolle {f} rückwärts
step backwardsRückschritt {m}
3 Words: Others
backwards and forwards {adv}vor und zurück
backwards and forwards {adv}voran und zurück
backwards and forwards {adv}nach hinten und nach vorn
idiom forwards and backwards {adv}hin und her
3 Words: Verbs
to bend over backwards [idiom]sichAkk. verbiegen [fig.]
to bend over backwards [idiom]sichAkk. zerreißen [fig.] [sich anstrengen]
to bend over backwards [idiom]sichDat. ein Bein ausreißen [ugs.] [Redewendung]
to bend over backwards [to bend the back of the body into a curve]ein Hohlkreuz machen
to topple over backwardshintenüber kippen
to topple over backwardshintüber kippen
3 Words: Nouns
phys. backwards scatter / scatteringRückwärtsstreuung {f}
backwards to forwardsSpiegelschrift {f}
4 Words: Others
from the front backwardsvon vorne nach hinten
This is all backwards.Das alles gehört sich so nicht.
4 Words: Verbs
to let oneself fall backwardssich rückwärts fallen lassen
5+ Words: Others
idiom I nearly fell over backwards. [coll.]Ich bin fast vom Stängel gefallen. [ugs.]
I nearly fell over backwards. [coll.] [idiom]Ich bin fast vom Stengel gefallen. [alt] [ugs.] [Redewendung]
If you don't go forward, you go backwards.Stillstand heißt Rückschritt.
where the crows fly backwards [Aus.] [sl.]am Arsch der Welt [vulg.]
You've got your sweater on backwards.Du hast den Pullover / Sweater verkehrt (herum) an.
5+ Words: Verbs
to fall down the stairs backwardsdie Treppe hintenüber hinunterstürzen
to lean over backwards (to do sth.) [idiom]sichDat. ein Bein (für etw.Akk.) ausreißen [ugs.] [Redewendung]
to rock one's chair backwards and forwardsmit seinem Stuhl kippeln [ugs.]
5+ Words: Nouns
(low) bow (with one foot drawn backwards)Kratzfuß {m}
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Q 2022-04-13: anti-backwards sliding technologies
A 2019-11-15: +Christmas+ backwards to forwards +massive shopping+
A 2017-12-20: Backwards
A 2016-02-12: She threw herself backwards (onto her back/the bed/the floor).
A 2015-12-18: ass-backwards stammt von polarjud.
Q 2015-12-01: so convincing you find yourself wanting to read the book backwards when yo...
Q 2015-06-15: getting things backwards
A 2014-12-29: ? ordentlich einparken (does not differentiate between backwards and forwards)
A 2014-09-27: Three men in chain mail fell backwards down the stairs and yelled (at us),
A 2013-10-18: This is about the miracle of the River Jordan flowing backwards ("the wate...
A 2012-12-16: Typo: backwards and +forwards+ \ http://www.palindromelist.net/
Q 2012-12-15: backwards and forward - it is the same
Q 2011-09-05: falling backwards or damage
A 2011-06-29: I can speak words and sentence[s] backwards very quickly.
Q 2011-04-16: (fixed) backwards
A 2010-08-09: No, you extend the bucket cylinders so the loader uprights ("arms") are no...
A 2010-02-05: @linguatrix, unless I misunderstood, that's backwards
A 2008-07-14: backwards step? setback is more Hinderniss
A 2007-11-29: Man has eyes in front, so he doesn't go backwards all the time.
A 2007-08-14: to fall over backwards? to get carried away?

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