Examples of backside in a Sentence
our backsides were sore after sitting on those hard benches for so long
Recent Examples of backside from the Web
These soldiers would typically carry three or four of these knives into combat, attached to the backside of their shields.
Speaking as someone who's taken this class (and is reminded of it by my sore upper body and backside), Heard leaves no muscle unworked and no trainee unattended.
Why worry about covering one's own backside if the president of the United States is such a hazard?
How about the fact that an actual fly with a golden backside (the Scaptia (Plinthina) beyonceae), discovered in the year of her birth, is named for her?
The sign, written in black Sharpie on the backside of an old plastic political ad, has been stuck on the front of his house along the Lafitte Greenway for more than three years.
There's also the matter of the Switch's lower, backside vents being slightly blocked by Nyko's plastic flap.
Apple may give a definitive answer to whether there's a 3D sensor on the backside of the flagship iPhone tomorrow.
When one of them bent down to the ground, the custodian noticed a gun sticking out of the top of his shorts on his backside.
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First Known Use of backside
Synonymsbuttocks, behind, booty (also bootie) [slang], bottom, breech, bum, buns, butt, caboose, can, cheeks, derriere (or derrière), duff, fanny, fundament, hams, haunches, heinie [slang], hunkers, keister (also keester) [slang], nates, posterior, rear, rear end, rump, seat, tail, tail end, tush [slang]
Related Wordsbeam, stern; moon [slang]
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- … the black pup came toward her, his fat backside swinging as he trotted …
- —Jean Craighead George, Julie of the Wolves
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