Third-person singular simple present indicative form of back.
"But we can't turn our backs on them either," Cynthia answered.
longhand on the backs of brown paper bags ' .
The present population draws its water directly from the Tigris, and it is distributed through the city in goat-skins carried on the backs of men and asses.
She waited until the others were in their wagons and then slapped the lines to the backs of the mules.
long, connects the principal cities along the north and west coasts and those as far east as Ponce on the south coast; a railway between Ponce and Guayama, farther east, was virtually completed in 1910, and the Vega Alta railroad connects Vega Alta with Dorado on the north coast; but there are no inland railways and most of the products of the interior are carried to the coast in carts drawn by bullocks or on the backs of mules.