Sentence Examples


  • She took a step backward and stared mutely up at his face.
  • He turned and strode to the house, entering without a backward glance.
  • She took a step backward and met his gaze angrily.
  • Vezhdovsky's figures of Rhynchelmis agree with those of Bergh in showing the backward growth of the nephridium from the funnel cell.
  • There has been no great development of railway construction in Venezuela, partly on account of political insecurity and partly because of the backward industrial state of the country.