What is another word for backseat?

Synonyms for backseat
ˈbækˈsitback·seat

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. backseatnoun

    a secondary or inferior position or status

    "tennis has had to take a backseat while his work is so demanding"

  2. backseatnoun

    a seat at the back of a vehicle (especially the seat at the back of an automobile)

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  1. List of paraphrases for "backseat":

    rear, closet, back

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How to use backseat in a sentence?

  1. Bill Clinton:

    I take a backseat to no one.

  2. Eric Ulloa:

    Actors and Actors' Equity has always been at the forefront of these things, the fight against AIDS, discrimination and marriage equality. I just don't know why we're taking a backseat to this. Why are we not at the forefront?

  3. Dylann Roof:

    Yeah, there’s a gun in the backseat.

  4. Chief Executive Tom Kennedy:

    In my conversations with our global customers it is clear that short-term shift in economic growth factors have taken a backseat to ensuring the sovereignty and security of the nations that face the security threats.

  5. Constable Alan Rosen:

    Do something that always reminds you that you have a loving package in the backseat of that car.


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