What is another word for behind one's back?
[ bɪhˌa͡ɪnd wˈɒnz bˈak], [ bɪhˌaɪnd wˈɒnz bˈak], [ b_ɪ_h_ˌaɪ_n_d w_ˈɒ_n_z b_ˈa_k]
Related words: behind your back, behind someone's back, behind somebody's back, behind a person's back
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Synonyms for Behind one's back:
adv.• deceitfully (adverb)
adv• falsely (adverb)
- behind ones back,
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How to use "Behind one's back" in context?
Behind one's back is a derogatory expression meaning to gossip or to communicate secretly. This expression is likely derived from the practice of Continental soldiers of hiding their weapons behind their backs when not in use.
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