Synonyms of 'backward'

about, afraid, aft, after, aftermost, again, ago, aloof, anticlockwise, apathetic, around, arsy-varsy, ascending, astern, averse, away, axial, a priori, babbling, back, backwards, balky, bashful, behind, behindhand, belated, benighted, bigoted, blank, blind, blithering, chary, checked, chiastic, chilly, coarse, cold, conservative, constrained, contrarily, contrariwise, conversely, cool, counter, counterclockwise, coy, crackbrained, cracked, crazy, crude, delayed-action, demure, detached, die-hard, diffident, dilatory, dim, dim-witted, discreet, distant, downward, dull, dumb, early, easygoing, embryonic, flowing, fluent, flying, forbidding, frigid, fro, frosty, going, grudging, guarded, gyratory, half-baked, half-witted, hesitant, hidebound, hind, hinder, hindermost, hindmost, hindward, hyperbatic, icy, idiotic, ignorant, imbecile, imbecilic, impassive, impersonal, inaccessible, indifferent, indisposed, inversely, lackadaisical, laggard, lagging, late, latish, lax, lazy, loath, medieval, modest, moronic, mounting, narrow, obtuse, offish, old-fashioned, old-line, Olympian, over, overdue, palindromic, passing, perfunctory, poor, posterior, postern, preservative, procrastinatory, progressive, quiet, reactionary, rear, rearmost, rearward, reductive, reflex, refluent, regressive, reluctant, remiss, remote, removed, renitent, reserved, restive, resupinate, retarded, reticent, retiring, retrad, retral, retroactive, retrograde, retrogressive, retrospective, retrospectively, reverse, right-wing, rising, rotary, rotatory, rough, roughcast, round, rude, rudimentary, running, rushing, self-effacing, set back, shy, sideward, simple, simplistic, since, sinking, slack, slow, slow-witted, sluggish, soaring, standoffish, streaming, stupid, subdued, subnormal, tail, tardy, timid, topsy-turvy, unapproachable, unassertive, unblown, uncongenial, uncultivated, uncultured, uncut, undemonstrative, underdeveloped, unenlightened, unenthusiastic, unfashioned, unfinished, unformed, ungenial, uninformed, unpolished, unprogressive, unready, unrefined, untimely, untreated, unwilling, unworked, unwrought, upside down, upward, vice versa, withdrawn