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  1. backpacknoun

    rucksack, knapsack

  2. backpacknoun

    To hike and camp overnight in backcountry with one's gear carried in a backpack.

    knapsack, rucksack

  3. backpackverb

    To engage in low-cost, generally urban, travel with minimal luggage and frugal accommodations.

    rucksack, knapsack

Princeton's WordNet

  1. backpack, back pack, knapsack, packsack, rucksack, haversackverb

    a bag carried by a strap on your back or shoulder

    knapsack, rucksack, packsack, haversack, back pack

  2. backpack, packverb

    hike with a backpack

    "Every summer they are backpacking in the Rockies"

    bundle, take, jam, mob, pack, compact, pile, tamp down, tamp, carry, wad, throng, load down

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  1. List of paraphrases for "backpack":

    rucksack, knapsack, bag, dongle, purse, sac, satchel, sack

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  1. Mickey Wilson:

    The backpack had wrapped around his neck and he was unconscious, dangling 10 feet above the snow.

  2. Joe Matthews:

    Half the battle of a predator trying to initiate contact with a child is to break that barrier, the most obvious is the unnoticed and [children] forget about their name being on their backpack.

  3. Lauren Boebert:

    I look to my left and there she is : Ilhan Omar. And I said, ‘ Well, she does n’t have a backpack. We should be fine, ’ i looked over and I said, ‘ Oh look, the jihad squad decided to show up for work today. ’.

  4. Andrea Feminella:

    We sent her a care package that included a handwritten note, Delta backpack, Biscoff cookies and a model plane, basically, everything we could find at the Delta Flight Museum gift shop with the name ‘Delta’ on it.

  5. Swingers:

    Mike Look, we're gonna spend half the night driving around the Hills looking for this one party and you're going to say it sucks and we're all gonna leave and then we're gonna go look for this other party. But all the parties and all the bars, they all suck. I spend half the night talking to some girl who's looking around the room to see if there's somebody else who's more important she should be talking to. And it's like I'm supposed to be all happy 'cause she's wearing a backpack, you know

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