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behindhand

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adjective be·hind·hand \bi-ˈhīnd-ˌhand, bē-\

Definition of behindhand

  1. 1 :  being in arrears

  2. 2 a :  being in an inferior position b :  being behind schedule



Examples of behindhand in a sentence

  1. <the response was behindhand, just like everything else the company did>



1535

First Known Use of behindhand

1535

Rhymes with behindhand

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