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backlog

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noun back·log \-ˌlȯg, -ˌläg\

Simple Definition of backlog

  • : a large number of jobs that are waiting to be finished

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of backlog

  1. 1 :  a large log at the back of a hearth fire

  2. 2 :  an accumulation of tasks unperformed or materials not processed <a backlog of court cases>

Examples of backlog in a sentence

  1. We have a huge backlog of orders to be filled.



1684

First Known Use of backlog

1684


2

backlog

verb back·log

Definition of backlog



1963

First Known Use of backlog

1963

Rhymes with backlog

agog, befog, bullfrog, defog, eclogue, eggnog, footslog, gas log, groundhog, gulag, hedgehog, ice fog, leapfrog, photog, prologue, putlog, quahog, road hog, sandhog, stalag, tree frog, unclog, warthog, Weblog, whole hog, wood frog, Yule log


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