Definition of behind:

part of speech: adverb

Remaining; at a distance; out of view.

part of speech: preposition

At the back of; after.

part of speech: preposition

In the rear of.

Usage examples:

  • No. We're right under the fall- right behind it. Payne Erskine in "The Eye of Dread".
  • They were there- Jane and Lingard- behind that door.... Marie Belloc Lowndes in "Jane Oglander".
  • Cautiously he came behind Leo. Ralph Bonehill in "Leo the Circus Boy".
  • Dick looked before and behind him. Marie Belloc Lowndes in "Jane Oglander".

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