back–to–back

adjective or adverb

Definition of back–to–back

  1. 1 :  facing in opposite directions and often touching

  2. 2 :  coming one after the other :  consecutive

15th Century

First Known Use of back–to–back

15th century


BACK–TO–BACK Defined for English Language Learners

back–to–back

adjective or adverb

Definition of back–to–back for English Language Learners

  • : facing in opposite directions and often touching at the back

  • : coming one after another in time

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