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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 WordNet1.0 / 1 vote

  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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PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "backpack":

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

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  1. Thomas McKenna:

    There are numerous barriers, like sills, that would block a wheeled robot. In addition, a humanoid robot can use firefighting gear designed for humans, such as protective coats, backpack fire suppressants, hand-held sensors and hose nozzles.

  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. Tara Kuczykowski:

    It's usually better to spend a little more on a quality backpack that's going to last, than on a very inexpensive backpack advertised to get you in the store.

  4. 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

  5. Kathy Hochul:

    I will absolutely stand behind the fundamental premise on why we needed bail reform in the first place, you had two individuals accused of identical crimes/offenses even stealing a backpack, and one person goes to Rikers for three years because they couldn't post bail.

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