back and forth

back and forth


: toward the back and then toward the front : backward and forward

: between two places or people

Full Definition of BACK AND FORTH

:  backward and forward; also :  between two places or persons

Examples of BACK AND FORTH

  1. The chair rocked back and forth.
  2. The children were shuttled back and forth between school and home.

First Known Use of BACK AND FORTH


Rhymes with BACK AND FORTH


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