What does backbend mean?

Definitions for backbendˈbækˌbɛnd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. backbend(noun)

    an acrobatic feat in which the trunk is bent backward from a standing position until the hands touch the floor


  1. backbend(Noun)

    A move in which the performer bends backwards until the hands touch the floor


  1. Backbend

    A backbend is a gymnastics, contortion, or dance move, where the spine is bent backwards, and catching oneself with the hands. Throughout the move, the abdominal muscles, obliques, and legs are used to steady the performer while curving backwards. Backbending can be acquired from intense training or genetics.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of backbend in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of backbend in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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