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Definition of Behind


  1. On the side opposite the front or nearest part; on the back side of; at the back of; on the other side of; as, behind a door; behind a hill.
  2. Left after the departure of, whether this be by removing to a distance or by death.
  3. Left a distance by, in progress of improvement Hence: Inferior to in dignity, rank, knowledge, or excellence, or in any achievement.
  4. At the back part; in the rear.
  5. Toward the back part or rear; backward; as, to look behind.
  6. Not yet brought forward, produced, or exhibited to view; out of sight; remaining.
  7. Backward in time or order of succession; past.
  8. After the departure of another; as, to stay behind.
  9. The backside; the rump.
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Behind Translations

behind in Afrikaans is agterent, agter
behind in Danish is bagom
behind in Dutch is aan het einde, achteraan
behind in German is hinten, dahinter, Hintern, hinter, hinter, hinten
behind in Italian is indietro, dietro
behind in Latin is secundum, post
behind in Norwegian is bak
behind in Swedish is bakefter, bakom, baktill, efter