through the back door

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Definition of through the back door

: in a secret or indirect way He managed to get into the private club through the back door because he has a friend who works there. accessing the computer security system through the back door

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“Through the back door.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/through%20the%20back%20door. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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