Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Same as backlash, 1.

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  • verb Present participle of backlash.

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Examples

  • Thus, it is unclear to me that any leverage was to be had from the kind of mobilization that Rosenberg suggests that the pro-choice movement pursue -- apparently what pro-life activists were "backlashing" in response to was abortion liberalization, not the involvement of the Court.

    Balkinization

  • Since the 2k0 decade is over, the altosphere learned to stop 'backlashing' against

    Artrocker

  • (RE-ELECT NOBODY - VOTE THEM ALL OUT!) not only will there be a real right-wing backlash (as opposed to a conservative backlash because "backlashing" isn't something that conservatives do) there will be an imaginary one, too.

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  • Oh, I know she's backlashing against the parent who says "good job" for even a bad job, and the kind of school sports where everybody gets a trophy even when they suck.

    Lee Schneider: Putting My Head In The Tiger's Mouth

  • Oh, I know she's backlashing against the parent who says "good job" for even a bad job, and the kind of school sports where everybody gets a trophy even when they suck.

    Lee Schneider: Putting My Head In The Tiger's Mouth

  • There's been a great deal of hard research and backlashing controversy from the food industry over the health effects of fried foods.

    Organic Authority.com: 5 Foods to Stop Eating Today

  • I really wish people would quit backlashing Kristen.

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  • There's been a great deal of hard research and backlashing controversy from the food industry over the health effects of fried foods.

    Organic Authority.com: 5 Foods to Stop Eating Today

  • If she continues to Divide the Party, The Obama backlashing of her will continue.

    Carter says unity ticket would be 'worst mistake'

  • And all of this, and all of these things tell us that America has been backlashing on the whole question of basic constitutional and God-given rights for Negroes and other disadvantaged groups for more than 300 years.

    April « 2008 « Bill Ayers

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