wayback

noun way·back \ ˈwā-ˌbak \

Definition of wayback

US, informal
:the area in the back of a van, station wagon, or SUV
  • … the scant storage behind the third seat. The seatback folds, but the only way to open up the wayback is to remove the third seat entirely.
  • —Michael Lamm

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First Known Use of wayback

1980


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