behindhand

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adjective be·hind·hand \bi-ˈhīnd-ˌhand, bē-\

Definition of behindhand

  1. 1 :  being in arrears

  2. 2a :  being in an inferior positionb :  being behind schedule

Examples of behindhand in a sentence

  1. the response was behindhand, just like everything else the company did

1530

First Known Use of behindhand

1530



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