The backdoor of a home in Venice.
backdoor definition by Webster's New World
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- of a rear entrance
- secret; underhanded
backdoor definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- Secret or surreptitious; clandestine: a backdoor romance.
- Sports Of or directed toward a player who has slipped behind the opposing defense: a backdoor pass.
- backˈdoorˌ adverb