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    1. He hadn't started it, and started back down past Ava, "I gotta do that, you know the house

    2. Ava was back down by the time the last one was cool enough to hold

    3. "What do you think the cargo is that Herndon's paper's are about?" Jorma asked as they walked back toward the camp

    4. " Jorma knew that Herndon was pretty excited about his boat because he popped back out the hatch and lifted one of the seat cushions to show him

    5. The young woman had her brains bashed in, chunks of her skull cracked and pulled outward like it was done with a crowbar or the back of a hammer

    6. Somehow it seemed much more real, knowing this body had actually been born under a different sun and he wasn't some dubious translation from dead flesh to electricity and then back to the flesh of a good friend's hot-box daughter

    7. He lay on his side, up on his elbow, "So you're back with Herndon again

    8. Theo had been standing in the back doorway

    9. A towel thwaps against the back of my head

    10. I pull it off my hat and toss it back to her

    11. “We all had good imaginations back then,” Kevin says, his nose up in the air

    12. Man, we were dumb back then

    13. "And one that will come back now that their energy age is over

    14. "I still have a hard time forgetting that you are an electric ghost that has forced Tdeshi's dead body back to life

    15. "Yeah, I looked up that fiction you mentioned, 'Frankensteined back to life' is my best memory of the words you used

    16. He claps me on the back, chuckling

    17. " He knew that wasn't getting across what he wanted to say, she'd already said it, 'Frankensteined back to life' after Tdeshi's death

    18. By the way, that Bedford Van that blew over in 1971; can somebody please turn it back over?

    19. Herndon was soon back with another camp quilt

    20. He crumples them up and rolls them back off the bed

    21. back where we started with “Informed Choice”

    22. “Thank you,” I smile back at Officer McElheny

    23. He went for a long swim in the brisk water and found them still sound asleep when he got back

    24. They may come back again, you might have a second opportunity, but you will never have that first opportunity again

    25. “Field of Vision” and I am now back in the Land of the Drivers

    26. I try to hug her back with one hand so I don’t spill the beer

    27. “Thank you,” I say, patting her on the back

    28. Ruthie is drinking tea, but she looks like she needs to be knocking back some shots of Crown Royal instead

    29. Think back to when you were a kid

    30. Ruthie sips at her tea and sets it back on the table

    31. “He’s afraid about what might happen to it, what with the dead coming back to life

    32. I head through the back door to use the alleyway

    33. " Ennil's head drew back a few inches, "Ava told me their dimensions, they are miles long

    34. I take a slow step back, my hands in the air

    35. Vera looks at me and then at Micah and stumbles back into the doorjamb

    36. “On it, Cap!” Tom and the captain gave a sloppy salute back to one another

    37. Jorma went back to the ale and Ennil switched also, for this cup anyway

    38. identify those associations in your life that are holding you back

    39. Back to normal, you’ll be glad to hear

    40. There was a long handwritten number on the back of it

    41. The entertainment appeared to consist of a lot of back patting and wheezy guffaws

    42. The sooner he was back in his own small pond the better, he thought

    43. For example, some professionals believe the deterioration of motor function can be held back by regular exercise

    44. "I'm sorry, I promise I'll be back to explain when this is all over but right now I'm in a hurry, and I am under confidentiality oath

    45. She had at least, given up the corset wearing this time, and was back in the usual scruffy outfits he was more familiar with

    46. He knew she would never be back to explain, he was just one of those people in the way

    47. He was due to fly back to NYC that evening, to stay in his flat before joining Tatania for Valentine’s day, but he was sure he could fit in some more pleasurable socialising

    48. I try to navigate through the city with a broken and bloodstained windshield while he lounges back and chats about days gone by

    49. Couple this loss of needed activity with the dietary habits of modern man, and constipation, along with numerous other problems, is the likely result! In fact, today, it is common for people to report to hospital emergency rooms with terrible back and sciatic pain, only to be told that they are constipated and given a laxative, which frequently alleviates the back or sciatic pain

    50. She could lay back in it and bask, Tdeshi could never do that

    1. He was led up a seemingly endless flight of open backed stairs to a small office

    2. But then they remembered that they were the Fourth Wall, and they backed down from nobody

    3. The mermaids backed off to the doorway

    4. I have made my statement and backed it with the ultimate

    5. It took over an hour and a half altogether and traffic was backed up out of sight in all directions by the time they got going again

    6. Even when they were on their way again they were slowed down by the traffic that had backed up while they were making the turn

    7. “Not much, a trifle really”, he said as he backed away towards the aisle with

    8. between the stone walls that backed the hedges, and although the track showed no

    9. She knew she would have to update it from memory from what it was the last time he backed it up

    10. "You wouldn't remember because it was all after your last backup, let me just say there's been a war, but Morg, listen I tried to understand it but there isn't time to understand the war and all that's happened since we backed up last

    11. his confusion and discomfiture in his furs, backed out of the room without another

    12. "I'm in the harem, come on in," he replied and backed away from the lab door

    13. Anyway, she assures me she has backed me up to Mr Gryparis by explaining to him the reason for my absence

    14. They were still backed up however and could be 'resurrected' from backup in most cases

    15. He had him backed into a big stained-glass window beside the door

    16. ” said Guard fearfully as he backed away

    17. Woven into his dream of eighty-five, he backed out of the garage

    18. Ragged backed sheep, floating webs of winter fatigue,

    19. Backed by thin leaved azaleas, budding red spikes

    20. screaming through blue backed streams of current

    21. They hardly had to move to keep it lined up with the leese, but they rapidly backed away from the wallow as it approached

    22. " Is it not true that you placed your hand on her blouse and she backed away?

    23. It's a good thing this wind is back or there'd be outbound traffic backed up, the current's the strongest you ever see on this river going into that harbor

    24. Alan had reached the top of the stairs, Thom had backed up til he filled the doorway

    25. "He's sure he's going to spend some time backed out

    26. He slowly backed up, and went inside

    27. They couldn't build cheron space for that many if they backed out all the crew, so it was populated with stock video during masses

    28. Omi backed off and I gladly changed the subject

    29. Tarak stared at her as she backed away, yearning to put his hands on her

    30. had backed up and was spilling a cold and dirty mixture of

    31. Matai backed out of the room and returned to his quarters

    32. Nice that the Ambassador and his wife backed her in that

    33. The king, or whatever he was, called out some sentences, pointing at the bull as it backed away

    34. The next island had a gentle shore with white sand beaches backed by comfortable villas all along

    35. Visibly shaken, Matai backed up to the wall and pressed himself against it

    36. I need those backed out so I can get home,

    37. As everyone stood about discussing the pros and cons of this, Brent backed away and

    38. Suzanne backed into the door when he touched her leg

    39. With that Suzanne took her purchase and backed out the door

    40. I slid from the chair, under the table, and backed away to the side of the door leading to the living room

    41. “Yeah,” Ava backed him up, “so they were really primitive in that regard

    42. Hour after hour there was revealed along these banks ever more miles of a thin line of city, backed with miles of plots

    43. Downstream of Chardovia they went down a lazy, lon-choked river for a few miles before it widened out into the next lake, backed up by another city in the Yakhan’s urban complex called Sistril that was sixteen miles down the Mindendao river

    44. He slowly backed away, taking care not to

    45. Each in turn removed from under her vest an envelope and placed it into his hand, kissed him on the nearest cheek and backed slowly to join their parents under the platform lamps in a final wave of farewell

    46. Harry backed away, uncertain of what was about to happen and dumb-struck with awe

    47. George came down and backed away from the new addition

    48. She put her bundles down on the sitting room table and backed into the corner of the couch with her feet up, staring at the door

    49. Delurna backed off and ate his seafood cake for a few seconds

    50. “Beautiful car by the way,” he said as they backed away from each other

    1. "But I'm for the beach, not the water," she said and began backing out

    2. Nancy and Silence were still backing away from Scar

    3. around the streets backing on to Griffin Park, fixing this and mending that, and as the

    4. It was more because of the traffic they were backing up than the traffic that was here

    5. Both of them stood with their hands to their mouths, backing slowly away from the water where the waves slowly subsided

    6. “Ugh! God, what is that smell?” She was backing away from him holding her nose, and squinting up her face

    7. The girl near the rear of the bull barked another and the bull began backing up with his head lowered

    8. She runs a personification even hotter than that when she’s on the prowl, and doesn’t mind backing guys against the wall with it

    9. Brent continued backing away from the group and then turned to face the stairs in front of him

    10. ’ Owen said, backing away slightly, but grinning all the same

    11. Leona cues up the backing track

    12. All the other girls had gone by the time she emerged from the scanky stage door into the alleyway backing onto the club

    13. ‘It would all add up … give some backing to why she put up with the treatment she got up here

    14. That comment alone made my jaw drop … crazy man … he’d resigned himself to being friends but when I started backing off it was more than he could bear

    15. " She answered backing up, so he could clear the top step

    16. Same response, the dog cowered, backing away from his cage door

    17. Treater was now backing off with his two companions

    18. with a roar, he propelled it downward, backing the swing with the full might of his massive arms and shoulders

    19. "Yes, High-Mage Nicola," he said, quickly backing away from the pool and out of the chamber

    20. small boy’s throat and was backing out of the room

    21. As a result of their meticulous planning and the backing of the village noteworthies, they had erected a ten-foot fence around the entire village within three days

    22. him know that he had the backing of one of the most

    23. Backing up, I tried to avoid him, but he wouldn’t allow it

    24. There was no backing out of this one, every

    25. The Imperial looked particularly distraught, to the point that Brynjolf pondered backing out of the building and maybe trying again a bit later

    26. All 4 groups were already in position, each in its own warehouse, thinking they were backing up another group that was supposed to make a gun trade with Code Sanguinary

    27. ” She shook her head sadly and sighed, backing out of Carius’

    28. ‘Ta,’ said Danny backing himself up from behind Ben's chair


    30. The ern by the gate were backing away

    31. Glen shook his head, backing toward the bed

    32. “Is that how it is, Glen? You’re gonna fight like hell for your sister, and then when you find out the truth it’s too much for you? You can’t handle it?” Sebastian’s voice rose as he continued to approach Glen, who was steadily backing away

    33. The demons, with their blazing eyes and black bodies flew toward Temple, Sebastian couldn’t help backing slowly toward the door

    34. backing it was perfectly flexible

    35. He was confident of God’s backing and boldly took on the giant that had harassed the army of Israel

    36. “I’m not backing anyone,” he said

    37. Backing up a few strokes, Darkburst floated with his nose brushing the roof, breathing heavily

    38. She stood, backing away, and now she could see the wall shiver, shake, as the blows began to push the individual blocks out from the flat surface

    39. Slikit mumbled something under his breath, backing away, wary at the way Brock was behaving

    40. Backing 2 (theatre& adepts), Followers 2 (his cult in egypt already exists and has Cipher 2

    41. Then backing into it, she carefully packed the earth back in front of her, hoping the stranger would not see her hiding place

    42. There were many advantages to having the strong backing of the Russian army

    43. The bid could come this week, with half the financial backing coming from investors in Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, the United Arab Emirates and Oman, with the other half from U

    44. I shook my head, slowly backing away, holding both hands palm out as though trying to ward off something evil; which of course I was

    45. The Sandinistas were not just the government in control of the country; they also had the loyal backing of the peons throughout the region, making life difficult

    46. Obama may have set a new precedent for presidents backing down from starting a war when the public demands so

    47. The deeply rutted and switchback entrance from the highway had always been passable only by four-wheel drive vehicles and too narrow when meeting head-on: she had once had the harrowing experience of backing through a hairpin at the edge of a cliff to allow the passage of an electric company truck

    48. I shook my head, backing toward the door

    49. Then she cried out, pulling her hand free, backing away from the gate

    50. While backing your car its always required to have some one tell you how

    1. There are several new products on the market for flea control that works by applying a liquid on their backs and it is absorbed into their system

    2. He backs away from her, knife in hand

    3. struggle and John looks about as he backs up

    4. John and Khalid sit on stools next to a small table, hands still tied behind their backs

    5. Adrian tries to suppress a laugh but Emma just looks at the retreating backs of her son and my lover

    6. Leonora couldn't guess, and Ruby couldn't tell her, exactly what was in the large, oddly shaped crate, but it took four hands and two backs to maneuver it out of the truck and into the garage of the grateful recipient, who gave them each an extra cash bonus as he rubbed his hands together with unseemly delight

    7. Turned their goddam backs

    8. I was going to flay them, I was going to rip the skin from their backs and serve it to them on a bed of chilled spite

    9. He flattered her a little about the richness of her pubic curls and gave her a quick tingle by running the backs of his fingers over them

    10. breaking the backs of penitents,

    11. One by one they were taken into a shack – hands tied behind their backs by barbed wire – and hacked to pieces with an axe so that no shots could be heard

    12. and flaying the backs of broken sinners,

    13. backs and shook hands

    14. land at their backs, they took to scouring the pools

    15. on the backs of her legs, can smell earth

    16. All the shelves, table tops and chair backs were protected with embroidered white linen and above us, a wooden beamed ceiling

    17. On the door was a blurry window and between their backs was a book stand

    18. I’ve come to a full stop in the middle of the pavement but he takes my elbow and, jolting me back into motion, steers me towards the park that backs onto our office block

    19. She had stood up a little so her jugs were on each side of his neck, pressing both the tops of his shoulders and the backs of his ears

    20. Her jersey was thin enough that he could definitely feel her nipples on the backs of his ears when she poked them

    21. The hair on their backs stood up as they advanced towards her growling

    22. Her words are running round in my head as Dave backs the car out of the drive

    23. ephemeral wings of magic attached to their backs

    24. handcarts and a few others with large packs on their backs

    25. They have their backs to him

    26. Their backs are towards her but she keeps watching

    27. “It’s important to me to follow the real trail to the Kassikan, not waste our time and break our backs with this

    28. With their feet just wider than shoulder width apart, they raised the lever poles of the diggers, straightening their arms above their heads and in a single motion: both lowered their hands and with straight backs, lowered themselves by dropping into a very controlled near squat, almost a horse stance

    29. When they reached each new station, they were to keep their arms raised without locking their elbows, and with their backs straight

    30. protection of the cliff face against their backs

    31. With a flourish, they produce two bunches of daffodils from behind their backs – a present for me

    32. Titania and Hipolyta were hidden by the clot of bodies blocking their escape route, but a moment of jostling gave Jameson an instant's glimpse of two small figures nearly with their backs to wall at the far end

    33. Me and Johnny stood in silence with our backs pressed against the bar,

    34. It had just been, the way people kept talking behind their backs

    35. ‘A vineyard backs onto the forest,’ he explained

    36. The other couple sat on the table with their backs to the room

    37. around their backs and shoulders that held their holstered guns

    38. I waddled over to the corpse and we sat, backs to each other, while I

    39. Paul poured out his heart and laid down his life for the people he served only to see them turn their backs on him again and again, and yet he continued to love them

    40. Our backs break with every stone we set, but with their aid we could lay hundreds without shedding so much as a drop of sweat

    41. Rollinthor and his fellows reached to their backs, then, after fumbling behind their shoulders, they remembered that weapons weren't allowed in the council chamber

    42. empty words; He backs up what He says

    43. Alan knew that on this floor the abandoned area had some back doors that opened into the backs of warehouses that were still in use

    44. " Sky lifted them both up my the backs of their trousers and placed them on his broad shoulders

    45. She turned, facing the backs of the children -- Tetloan's head of short-cut red hair and the lengthy dark curls of Emily -- as they looked out over the city

    46. Meanwhile, every time they were forced to backtrack, the moans of the undead grew louder, echoing from the street corners at their backs

    47. This meant that Ammon and his troops had to keep the Elven hordes off their backs for another few days

    48. The safety of the rocky earth was far to their backs, the colossal black roots of the Dead Tree had taken their place

    49. retreating backs with a hollow feeling in the pit of his

    50. Backs, as it were—the interlocking of machine

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    Synonyms for "back"

    back backrest binding book binding cover rear dorsum backbone rachis spinal column spine vertebral column back up bet on gage game punt stake endorse indorse plump for plunk for support second hind hinder backward backwards rearward rearwards end posterior after remote help uphold abet further aid favour reverse retreat retire withdraw repel to the rear away off

    "back" definitions

    the posterior part of a human (or animal) body from the neck to the end of the spine

    the side that goes last or is not normally seen

    the part of something that is furthest from the normal viewer

    (football) a person who plays in the backfield

    the series of vertebrae forming the axis of the skeleton and protecting the spinal cord

    the protective covering on the front, back, and spine of a book

    the part of a garment that covers the back of your body

    a support that you can lean against while sitting

    (American football) the position of a player on a football team who is stationed behind the line of scrimmage

    be behind; approve of

    travel backward

    give support or one's approval to

    cause to travel backward

    support financial backing for

    be in back of

    place a bet on

    shift to a counterclockwise direction

    establish as valid or genuine

    strengthen by providing with a back or backing

    related to or located at the back

    located at or near the back of an animal

    of an earlier date

    in or to or toward a former location

    at or to or toward the back or rear

    in or to or toward an original condition

    in or to or toward a past time

    in reply

    in repayment or retaliation