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Spell check of backward

Correct spelling: backward

Synonyms:
bashful, opposed, self-effacing, introverted, backsliding, unprogressive, soft, dense, reluctant, progressive, retracted, returning, slow-witted, weak-minded, receding, ability, reflexive, undeveloped, cacuminal, conciliate, inverse, averse, backwards, forward, delayed, reversed, converse, reflex, retrograde, politics, rearward, underprivileged, withdrawn, restraint, ignorant, underdeveloped, shy, retral, negative, self-referent, loath, timid, feebleminded, backswept, slow, regressive, knowledge, simple-minded, disinclined, reactionary, arrested, half-witted, demure, retiring, late, inverted, benighted, rearwards, behind, behindhand, reserved, retroflexed, unenlightened, disadvantaged, conservative, try, humble, primitive, diffident, simple, declining, rich, dull, lagging, regardant, coy, impoverished, feeble-minded, back, relapsing, sweptback, sheepish, recessive, reversive, reverse, indisposed, modest, blate, retroflex, precede, retrogressive, deprived, depressed, aback, transposed, unwilling.

Antonyms:
disposed, headlong, favorable, bold, impudent, brash, outgoing, ahead, gardant, self-assertive, headfirst, forrard, forwards, impertinent, desirous, willing, fresh, unreserved, precocious, cheeky, extroverted, inclined, dynamic, social, uninhibited, immodest, dashing, eager, forceful, companionable, saucy, overfamiliar, full-face, assumptive, presumptuous, assuming, forward, smart, frontwards, gregarious, guardant, convivial, wise, boon, nervy, frontward, sociable, bumptious, clubbable, sassy, forrad, overbold, dynamical.

Examples of usage:

1) " I held the damned colt by the bridle until she drew on me-" John flung him backward with an oath. - "The Man from Jericho", Edwin Carlile Litsey.

2) On our left, low- lying hills rolled backward to the horizon. - "I Walked in Arden", Jack Crawford.

3) He sat down when Lucy told him to, and it was pleasant to find what he required ready at hand, instead of having to walk backward and forward between the table and the stove. - "A Prairie Courtship", Harold Bindloss.

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