Share behind enemy lines
behind closed doors
behind enemy lines
Cite this Entry
“Behind enemy lines.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/behind%20enemy%20lines. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.
Comments on behind enemy lines
What made you want to look up behind enemy lines? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).
See Definitions and Examples »
Get Word of the Day daily email!
Words of Snow and Ice Quiz
Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.
Spell words. Make bears.
Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!
This term is batting a thousand.
It's amazing! (Or is it?)
Words from the week of 1/15/2021
Explaining the difference
We're intent on clearing it up
We're gonna stop you right there
How to use a word that (literally) drives some pe...
The awkward case of 'his or her'
A selection of words from the chillier parts of t...
It's all fun and games until someone beats your h...
Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something a...