back issues

plural noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of back issues

:magazines, newspapers, etc., published before the current issue
  • The library has a large collection of back issues.

Word by Word Definitions

back play
  1. : the rear part of the human body especially from the neck to the end of the spine

  2. : the body considered as the wearer of clothes

  3. : capacity for labor, effort, or endurance

  1. : to, toward, or at the rear

  2. : in or into the past : backward in time

  3. : to or at an angle off the vertical

  1. : being at or in the back

  2. : distant from a central or main area

  3. : articulated at or toward the back of the oral passage : formed deep within the mouth

  1. : to support by material or moral assistance

  2. : substantiate

  3. : to assume financial responsibility for

issue play issues
  1. : proceeds from a source of revenue (such as an estate)

  2. : the action of going, coming, or flowing out : egress, emergence

  3. : a means or place of going out : exit, outlet

  1. : to go, come, or flow out

  2. : to come forth : emerge

  3. : accrue


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