4 Letters
3 Consonants
1 Vowels
1 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use back as a noun, adverb or as a verb in a sentence.
About Back
A 1 syllables noun and 4 letters with the letters a, b, c, and k, 3 consonants, 1 vowels and 1 syllables with the middle letters ac. Back starts with and ends in a consonant with the starting letters b, ba, bac, and the ending characters are k, ck, ack, ..
The position of a player on a football team who is stationed behind the line of scrimmage
Middle English
School Grade
Back is set as a kindergarten word that starts with b, ends with k, 1 syllables, 1 vowels and 4 letters.
Is back a scrabble word? A 12 point word in scrabble. Check the word games tab below for probability, odds and more.
Pig Latin
Back in Pig Latin is said as "ackbay or ackbway".
b | a | c | k
ba | ac | ck
bac | ack
Word Gram
Noun Examples
the position of a player on a football team who is stationed behind the line of scrimmage
a support that you can lean against while sitting;
"the back of the dental chair was adjustable"
the part of a garment that covers your back;
"they pinned a `kick me' sign on his back"
the front and back covering of a book;
"the book had a leather binding"
the side that goes last or is not normally seen;
"he wrote the date on the back of the photograph"
the posterior part of a human (or animal) body from the neck to the end of the spine;
"his back was nicely tanned"
the series of vertebrae forming the axis of the skeleton and protecting the spinal cord;
"the fall broke his back"
the part of something that is furthest from the normal viewer;
"he stood at the back of the stage";
"it was hidden in the rear of the store"
(football) a person who plays in the backfield
Verb Examples
strengthen by providing with a back or backing
establish as valid or genuine;
"Can you back up your claims?"
shift to a counterclockwise direction;
"the wind backed"
place a bet on;
"Which horse are you backing?";
"I'm betting on the new horse"
travel backward;
"back into the driveway";
"The car backed up and hit the tree"
cause to travel backward;
"back the car into the parking spot"
support financial backing for;
"back this enterprise"
be behind;
approve of;
"He plumped for the Labor Party";
"I backed Kennedy in 1960"
give support or one's approval to;
"I'll second that motion";
"I can't back this plan";
"endorse a new project"
be in back of;
"My garage backs their yard"
Adverb Examples
in or to or toward a past time;
"set the clocks back an hour";
"never look back";
"lovers of the past looking fondly backward"
at or to or toward the back or rear;
"he moved back";
"tripped when he stepped backward";
"she looked rearward out the window of the car"
in repayment or retaliation;
"we paid back everything we had borrowed";
"he hit me and I hit him back";
"I was kept in after school for talking back to the teacher"
in or to or toward a former location;
"she went back to her parents' house"
in or to or toward an original condition;
"he went back to sleep"
in answer;
"he wrote back three days later";
"had little to say in reply to the questions"

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Back"

There are 1,278 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to back.

Abaftat or near or toward the stern of a ship or tail of an airplane
"stow the luggage aft"
"ships with square sails sail fairly efficiently with the wind abaft"
"the captain looked astern to see what the fuss was about"
Abandonthe trait of lacking restraint or control
freedom from inhibition or worry
"she danced with abandon"
Abaxialfacing away from the axis of an organ or organism
"the abaxial surface of a leaf is the underside or side facing away from the stem"
Abetassist or encourage, usually in some wrongdoing
Abjureformally reject or disavow a formerly held belief, usually under pressure
"He retracted his earlier statements about his religion"
"She abjured her beliefs"
About(of quantities) imprecise but fairly close to correct
"lasted approximately an hour"
"in just about a minute"
"he''s about 30 years old"
"I''ve had about all I can stand"
"we meet about once a month"
"some forty people came"
"weighs around a hundre
Accentedused of syllables or musical beats
Acea serve that the receiver is unable to reach
Adeptsomeone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field

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There are 1 anagrams from back.

Anagram Definition
Backthe position of a player on a football team who is stationed behind the line of scrimmage

View English words with the unique letters used in back. Words With The Letters Abck


Back has 1 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Positionthe act of positing
an assumption taken as a postulate or axiom


There are 9 hyponyms for back

Word Definition
Field General
Fullbackthe position of a back on a football team
Halfbackthe position of a back on a football team
Linebackerthe position of a defensive football player who plays close behind the line of scrimmage
Line Backer
Quarterbackthe position of the football player in the backfield who directs the offensive play of his team;
"quarterback is the most important position on the team"
Signal Caller
Tailbackthe position of the offensive back on a football team who lines up farthest from the line of scrimmage
Wingbackthe position of the offensive back who lines up behind or outside the end


There are 2 member direct meronyms for the word back

Word Definition
Backfieldthe offensive football players who line up behind the linemen
Secondarycoil such that current is induced in it by passing a current through the primary coil

Names With The Word "Back"

1 names are spelled with back.


The word games Words With Friends, 4pics1Word, Word Chums, and Jumble which is by far one of the most successful of the word games. Jumble was created in 1954 - below, you will find the most unscrambled letters for each descramble word game that others have solved or decoded to make the word back.

Is back a scrabble word or can you use back in Words With Friends? The probability of getting this word in scrabble is 1 out of every 108923 games and in Words With Friends it's 1 out of every 127726 games. This 4 letter 12 point scrabble word can be rearranged 24 ways. What other words can be made with the letters a, b, c, and k? There's 5 with 6 letters or less with the letters a, b, c, and k. Here is a list of 5 to try to get you more points.

WordScrabbleWords With FriendsWord Chums4Pics1WordJumble
Back (4 letters) 12 14 back
Backup (6 letters) 16 +4 20 +6 backup
Black (5 letters) 13 +1 16 +2 black
Aback (5 letters) 13 +1 15 +1 aback
Backs (5 letters) 13 +1 15 +1 abcks


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