Translation of "backwards" into French

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backwards [ˈbækwədz] adverb
à l'envers (sequence)
You have put your hat on backwards.
Tu as mis ton chapeau à l'envers.
à reculons (direction)
en poupe (naut)
en arrière (lean, step, fall)
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Phrases (7)

  1. fall backwards - reculer
  2. know backwards - savoir par cœur
  3. lean backwards - pencher en arrière
  4. step backwards - pas en arrière
  5. walk backwards - reculer
  6. giant swing backwards - soleil
  7. scissors backwards - ciseaux arrière


You have put your hat on backwards. Tu as mis ton chapeau à l'envers.
I just invented a new word-processor enabling to pronounce them backwards. Je viens d'inventer un nouveau processeur de mots permettant de les prononcer à l'envers.
The students laughed under their breath when they saw that the teacher had put on his sweater backwards. Les élèves rirent dans leur barbe en voyant que le professeur avait mis son pull à l'envers.
Mr. Legros can say the alphabet backwards. Monsieur Legros peut réciter l'alphabet a l'envers.
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