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Bandit

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Meaning
An armed thief who is (usually) a member of a band

Synonyms:
Criminal, Gangster, Hooligan, Mobster

Antonyms:
Law, Police

Bandit
Bailiff
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An officer of the court who is employed to execute writs and processes and make arrests etc.

Synonyms:
Constable, Bobby, Agent, Marshal

Bailiff
Backup

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Someone who takes the place of another (as when things get dangerous or difficult)

Synonyms:
Substitute, Alternate, Extra, Spare

Antonyms:
Necessary

Backup
Backtrack

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Retrace one’s course

Synonyms:
Back, Rethink, Retreat, Change

Antonyms:
Advance, Remain

Backtrack
Backlog

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The large log at the back of a hearth fire

Synonyms:
Inventory, Stockpile, Excess, Hoard

Antonyms:
Debt, Lack

Backlog
Backlash

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An adverse reaction to some political or social occurrence

Synonyms:
Reaction, Resistance, Response, Retaliation

Antonyms:
Cause, Question

Backlash
Background

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The part of a scene (or picture) that lies behind objects in the foreground

Synonyms:
Tradition, Training, Actions, Aura

Antonyms:
Ignorance, Foreground

Background
Backfire

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Come back to the originator of an action with an undesired effect

Synonyms:
Fail, Flop, Backlash, Miscarry

Antonyms:
Accomplish, Achieve

Backfire
Backbreaking

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Characterized by effort to the point of exhaustion; especially physical effort

Synonyms:
Arduous, Exhausting, Grueling, Laborious

Antonyms:
Easy, Facile

Backbreaking
Backbone

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A central cohesive source of support and stability

Synonyms:
Fortitude, Grit, Mettle, Pluck

Antonyms:
Timidity, Ineptness

Backbone

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