behind behind  /bɪ ˈhaɪnd/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on
  2. (adj) having the lower score or lagging position in a contest
  3. (adv) in or to or toward the rear
  4. (adv) remaining in a place or condition that has been left or departed from
  5. (adv) of timepieces
  6. (adv) in or into an inferior position
  7. (adv) in debt

Synonym(s)

News

  1. Microsoft behind nearly $700 million data center investment in West Des Moines

    MICROSOFT IN IOWA: A committee of the Iowa Economic Development Authority Board revealed the company behind "Project Mountain" at a meeting this morning. The committee is recommending the full board consider $20 million in tax credits for the project. Video: Debi Durham on the importance of Microsoft in Iowa Video: Microsoft revealed to be company behind Project Mountain Photos: Microsoft's West ...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: The Des Moines Register

  2. Behind the Scenes: SI Swimsuit in Chile

    Modeling swimsuits can be difficult – waking up at the wee hours of dawn to capture the right sunlight, climbing into freezing water for that perfect shot – but it can also be fun. SI went behind the scenes during a 2013 photo shoot in Chile’s Easter Island with Chrissy Teigen, Jessica Perez and Kate Bock to. Watch Chrissy chase down a horse, Jess balance herself on a pile of slippery rocks and ...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

  3. Behind the Greatest Experiments: Basic Research

    Behind the Greatest Experiments: Basic Research
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Scientific American via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "I am dealing with my behavior and personal failings behind closed doors with my family," Woods said in a statement earlier this week.
    on Dec 4, 2009 By: Tiger Wood Source: AFP

  2. "We're taking it step by step. We've left a very difficult rival behind," said Villa.
    on Jun 29, 2010 By: David Villa Source: Xinhua

  3. "Steroids have sullied the game, and players and the owners must take the Mitchell report seriously; I'm confident they will," Bush said. "And my hope is that this report is a part of putting the 'steroid era' of baseball behind us."
    on Dec 14, 2007 By: President Bush Source: CNN

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