What does back-to-back mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. back-to-back, consecutive(adj)

    one after the other

    "back-to-back home runs"


  1. back-to-back(Adverb)

    With one's back facing that of somebody else.

    Stand back-to-back so that we can see which of you is taller.

  2. back-to-back(Adjective)

    sequential or consecutive.

  3. back-to-back(Adjective)

    With one's back facing that of somebody else.

    Stand back-to-back so that we can see which of you is taller.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of back-to-back in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of back-to-back in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Thomas Pitaud:

    In Haiti, it's the back-to-back accumulation and combination of disasters that puts pressure on the government and the people.

  2. Roger Federer:

    I don't mind the 10 days but when it's back-to-back 10 days there's a lot of time that gets wasted, especially for those who lose( in the) first round.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    When a person is on life’s right track, his own family members don’t back and even most treat him only as crack; so how could one not track the hidden intent of people who support him back to back.

  4. Brandon Hallman:

    I heard a couple quick shots, you know, back to back to back. Went out there and, you know, looked and it was already over, we just grabbed some towels and kind of went down there to try and help before the paramedics got here.

  5. Gordon Derrick:

    I don't think there is a black eye on the Caribbean per se, or that because these two( cases) happened back to back and therefore no-one else can do it. I think that would be unfair, yes the confidence( in the Caribbean) will be down, but we are a proud people from a proud area, who have ability ; who can govern and who are intelligent. So if someone from the Caribbean steps up, they will step up and do well.

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