abackward

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From aback (rear) +‎ -ward (toward)

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

abackward (not comparable)

  1. (archaic) Backward. [First attested from around (1150 to 1350).][1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ “abackward” in Lesley Brown, editor, The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary, 5th edition, Oxford: Oxford University Press, →ISBN, page 2.