backward

Entry Definition
s/he throws it, flipping it over backward
it blows over backward
s/he flips over backward, does a back-flip (intentionally or unintentionally)
upside-down; falling backward
s/he falls over backward
s/he knocks it over backward using bodily force or by bumping into or kicking it
s/he knocks h/ over backward using bodily force or by bumping into or kicking h/
s/he dresses h/ in opposite of usual or proper way; s/he puts h/ clothes on inside-out or backward
s/he puts on clothes backwards or inside-out, etc.
backward, backwards
(water) it flows back or backward (e.g., reversing falls, backwash on beach)
they (two) walk backward
s/he pushes it back using force of body; s/he wears it backward (garment)
s/he pushes h/ back using force of body; s/he wears h/ backward (garment)
s/he swims backstroke, swims backward
it is backward, it is positioned backward
s/he falls over backward
s/he works backward (i.e., starts at end of process and follows steps in backward order)
s/he learns it or knows it backward (i.e., back to front, from end to beginning); s/he "gets it backward" (e.g., thinks her left hand is her right hand, and vice-versa)
s/he misunderstands, gets things backward, understands the opposite of what was intended
it snows backward, snows in opposite direction (i.e., as low pressure system passes, snow reverses direction)
s/he sits back; s/he sits backward, sits facing back; (letter, number) s/he is written backward
(toe, piece of wood) it snaps backward
s/he, it goes backward
s/he jumps backward