Translations & Examples
1. "unaware of recent events, behind the times", archaic
Context sentences for "behindhand" in German
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EnglishThat means the government is definitely behindhand.
Damit ist die Regierung ausgesprochen in Verzug.
EnglishIt was expected, too, because the Commission was behindhand in implementing the commitments specified in the 1997 Directive.
Der Vorschlag wurde auch erwartet, denn die Kommission hatte die in der Richtlinie von 1997 vorgesehenen Fristen überschritten.
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Other dictionary words
- behind sb's back
- behind schedule
- behind the breastbone
- behind the line
- behind the scenes
- behind the times
- behind us
- behind what
- behind which
- behind-the-scenes diplomacy
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