Backbones: definitions, synonyms, antonyms, examples and more!

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Meanings Frequency Definitions Examples Parts of Speech Hypernym Usage
spine 3 The series of vertebrae forming the axis of the skeleton and protecting the spinal cord the fall broke his back Noun skeletal structure No Data
guts 2 Fortitude and determination “he didn’t have the guts to try it” Noun fortitude Colloquialism
anchor 1 A central cohesive source of support and stability faith is his anchor, the keystone of campaign reform was the ban on soft money, he is the linchpin of this firm Noun support No Data
vertebral column 1 The series of vertebrae forming the axis of the skeleton and protecting the spinal cord the fall broke his back Noun skeletal structure No Data
backbone 1 A central cohesive source of support and stability faith is his anchor, the keystone of campaign reform was the ban on soft money, he is the linchpin of this firm Noun support No Data
backbone 1 Fortitude and determination “he didn’t have the guts to try it” Noun fortitude Colloquialism
backbone 0 The part of a book’s cover that encloses the inner side of the book’s pages and that faces outward when the book is shelved the title and author were printed on the spine of the book Noun part No Data
spine 0 The part of a book’s cover that encloses the inner side of the book’s pages and that faces outward when the book is shelved the title and author were printed on the spine of the book Noun part No Data
rachis 0 The series of vertebrae forming the axis of the skeleton and protecting the spinal cord the fall broke his back Noun skeletal structure No Data
back 0 The series of vertebrae forming the axis of the skeleton and protecting the spinal cord the fall broke his back Noun skeletal structure No Data
backbone 0 The series of vertebrae forming the axis of the skeleton and protecting the spinal cord the fall broke his back Noun skeletal structure No Data
sand 0 Fortitude and determination “he didn’t have the guts to try it” Noun fortitude Colloquialism
spinal column 0 The series of vertebrae forming the axis of the skeleton and protecting the spinal cord the fall broke his back Noun skeletal structure No Data
gumption 0 Fortitude and determination “he didn’t have the guts to try it” Noun fortitude Colloquialism
mainstay 0 A central cohesive source of support and stability faith is his anchor, the keystone of campaign reform was the ban on soft money, he is the linchpin of this firm Noun support No Data
moxie 0 Fortitude and determination “he didn’t have the guts to try it” Noun fortitude Colloquialism
grit 0 Fortitude and determination “he didn’t have the guts to try it” Noun fortitude Colloquialism
lynchpin 0 A central cohesive source of support and stability faith is his anchor, the keystone of campaign reform was the ban on soft money, he is the linchpin of this firm Noun support No Data
linchpin 0 A central cohesive source of support and stability faith is his anchor, the keystone of campaign reform was the ban on soft money, he is the linchpin of this firm Noun support No Data
keystone 0 A central cohesive source of support and stability faith is his anchor, the keystone of campaign reform was the ban on soft money, he is the linchpin of this firm Noun support No Data
backbone 0 The part of a network that connects other networks together the backbone is the part of a communication network that carries the heaviest traffic Noun connection No Data
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How many meanings does the word "Backbones" have?

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The word "Backbones" has 21 meanings. The most frequent meaning is spine.

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What are the hyponyms for the word "Backbones"?

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The word "Backbones" has 51 hyponyms which are: appendicular skeleton, arch, axial skeleton, column, girdle, heel, metacarpus, metatarsus, rib cage, spinal column, tarsus, backbone, anchor, lifeline, appendage, bit, bottleneck, bulb, butt, component, cutout, foible, fore edge, forte, fraction, hub, jetsam, limb, neck, peen, piece, pressing, seat, section, shank, spine, toe, turnout, upstage, upstairs, wreckage, attachment, ground, hitch, hookup, jumper, junction, slip ring, telephone line, temporary hookup, yoke.

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Is the word "Backbones" very frequent in Wordnet’s lexical database?

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The word "Backbones" has a maximum frequency of 3.

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What are the synonyms for the word "Backbones"?

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The word "Backbones" has no synonyms.

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