1. back end the side of an object that is opposite its front
  2. backhand a return made with the back of the hand facing the stroke
  3. backbend an acrobatic feat in which the trunk is bent backward
  4. bookend a support placed at the end of a row of books to keep them upright (on a shelf or table)
  5. backband a broad band that passes over the back of a horse and supports the shafts of a vehicle
  6. blackened darkened by smoke
  7. backed having a back or backing, usually of a specified type
  8. big hand points to the minutes
  9. backhanded (of racket strokes) made across the body with back of hand facing direction of stroke
  10. backhander a backhanded blow
  11. Black Hand a secret terrorist society in the United States early in the 20th century
  12. backbeat a loud steady beat
  13. backseat a seat at the back of a vehicle
  14. backward at or to or toward the back or rear
  15. backyard the grounds in back of a house
  16. backing the act of providing approval and support
  17. pack tent a tent that can be carried in a backpack
  18. packed filled to capacity
  19. Big Bend a triangular area in southwestern Texas on the Mexican border; formed by a bend in the Rio Grande
  20. Buganda a state of Uganda and site of a former Bantu kingdom

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