What does backdrop mean?

Definitions for backdropˈbækˌdrɒp

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word backdrop.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. backdrop, background, backcloth(noun)

    scenery hung at back of stage

Wiktionary

  1. backdrop(Noun)

    A decorated cloth hung at the back of a stage.

  2. backdrop(Noun)

    The setting or background of a historical event.

    The president spoke outside the brick exterior of the firehouse for Ladder Company 10 and Engine Company 10, against the backdrop of a 56-foot-long bronze bas-relief depicting the towers in flames. uE000176013uE001 New York Times

  3. backdrop(Verb)

    To serve as a backdrop for.

    a brilliant sunset backdropping the famous skyline

Anagrams for backdrop »

  1. drop back, drop-back, dropback

  2. Drop back

  3. Drop-back

  4. Dropback

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of backdrop in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of backdrop in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Images & Illustrations of backdrop

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