Definition of backstretch
: the side opposite the homestretch on a racecourse
Examples of backstretch in a sentence
The horses are in the backstretch.
First Known Use of backstretch
BACKSTRETCH Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of backstretch for English Language Learners
: the far side of a racetrack : the side of a track that is opposite to the homestretch
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