Behest Behind-the-scenes

Behind

Meanings and phrases

behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. having the lower score or lagging position in a contest

behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. in or to or toward the rear
  2. remaining in a place or condition that has been left or departed from
  3. of timepieces; slow
  4. in or into an inferior position
  5. in debt; behindhand; in arrears

behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on; buttocks; nates; arse; butt; backside; bum; buns; can; fundament; hindquarters; hind end; keister; posterior; prat; rear; rear end; rump; stern; seat; tail; tail end; tooshie; tush; bottom; derriere; fanny; ass

drop behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. to lag or linger behind; drag; trail; get behind; hang back; drop back

fall behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. retreat; fall back; lose; drop off; recede
  2. hang (back) or fall (behind) in movement, progress, development, etc.; lag; dawdle; fall back

get behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. to lag or linger behind; drag; trail; hang back; drop behind; drop back

leave behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. depart and not take along
  2. leave unchanged or undisturbed or refrain from taking; leave; leave alone
  3. be survived by after one's death; leave
E.g.
  • Dr. Antunes, Julia, and Tomás leave behind him, furious.
  • Some leave behind their skin.
  • Destroyed enemies leave behind fruit which can be collected for points.

put behind bars

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. lock up or confine, in or as in a jail; imprison; incarcerate; lag; immure; jail; jug; gaol; put away; remand

left behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He left behind a business who employed 800 people.
  • Piccolo is left behind, and destroys all the robots.
  • Amphisbaena fed off of the corpses left behind.

behind the scenes

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A behind the scenes video was released in preparation.
  • Adams worked mainly behind the scenes on both of these issues.
  • Ueda works behind the scenes to make some of her miracles possible.

points behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In overtime Michigan, come from three points behind.
  • He fell just .057 percentage points behind Lionel Ruhr.
  • He finished 67 points behind the champion.

leaving behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Asad fled leaving behind the baggage of plunder from Khuttal.
  • Finally he comes to Delhi leaving behind her newly married wife.
  • The gunman fled on foot, leaving behind his rifle and ammunition.

force behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Mark Miller was the creative force behind the project.
  • Jenvey was a driving force behind the society.
  • He is the creative force behind Horse Apples.

second behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In the Eredivisie, PSV finished second behind Ajax.
  • Ickler qualified second behind pole position winner Moffitt.
  • His 25 multi-platinum albums is second behind The Beatles' 26.

just behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The list placed Gandy at #2 just behind Sean O'Pry.
  • The rest of the brigade was lying down just behind the road.
  • Sosa finished with 66 home runs, just behind McGwire's unheard-of 70.

behind only

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This puts it behind only the season premiere, "Turn!
  • He hath left behind only on sonne named William & on daught.
  • All of the large ships left East Asia, leaving behind only the gunboats.

place behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Stephens won second place behind Indiana fiddler W.H.
  • Somalia election took place behind schedule.
  • In 1953, he tied for second place behind Esteban Canal in Venice.

third behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In Group H, they finished third behind Chelsea F.C.
  • He finished third behind Petrus and Craven.
  • She finished third behind the French colts Djel and Yours.

driving force behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Jenvey was a driving force behind the society.
  • Jeremy was the driving force behind the act Cloud2Ground.
  • Monet has been described as "the driving force behind Impressionism".

seconds behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She finished 0.71 seconds behind Oxana Savchenko of Russia.
  • Cande was 2.05 seconds behind the heat winner, Wang Yanping of China.
  • The French team finished second, finishing ten seconds behind Britain.

reason behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He asks her the reason behind her intention.
  • The reason behind the incident is unknown.
  • Date problems were cited as the reason behind these changes.

located behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The coal tank was located behind the driver's cab.
  • The shotgun's safety is located behind its trigger.
  • Bear Hollow: Also located behind the post office.

idea behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The idea behind Aptoide came from different sources.
  • The word fits very well with the whole idea behind this album.
  • Scott Savage came up with the name and idea behind the 4 horsemen.

games behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Yankees finished second, 18 games behind the Athletics.
  • They were 4.5 games behind the first place Baltimore Orioles.
  • The Yankees finished second again, seven games behind the Tigers.

runners behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She started 9/4 favourite and finished second of the eight runners behind Second Set.
  • He then ran poorly when fourth of the five runners behind Hampton in the Goodwood Cup.
  • She finished thirteenth of the seventeen runners behind the Japanese filly Gentildonna.

far behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Claw was leading but Sting was not far behind.
  • Island City, Cove, and Summerville were not far behind.
  • Even in Eastern Europe, industrialization lagged far behind.

fell behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Björn served first to begin the 5th set and fell behind 15–40.
  • The U's fell behind in the 26th minute to a Marcus Barnes goal.
  • 'The Rebels' fell behind by seven points at the start of the second-half.

behind enemy

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Streitman stayed behind enemy lines after the occupation of southern Romania.
  • Mason and Harvey eventually dig their way out only to find that they are behind enemy lines.
  • Article 30 states that a spy captured behind enemy lines may only be punished following a trial.

behind enemy lines

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Streitman stayed behind enemy lines after the occupation of southern Romania.
  • Mason and Harvey eventually dig their way out only to find that they are behind enemy lines.
  • Article 30 states that a spy captured behind enemy lines may only be punished following a trial.

directly behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Stables are located directly behind the house.
  • The dirt track is directly behind the original asphalt facility.
  • The steps up the Giant's Lance starts directly behind the Gates of the Moon.

up behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Drawing his gun at the door he walked up behind Hardin.
  • A neutral umpire sets up behind the catcher.
  • Lights with color gels were set up behind them for illumination.

stayed behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Karnabatt stayed behind in occupied Bucharest.
  • His relative Antonio stayed behind due to his son's fever.
  • The real terrorists stayed behind.

hidden behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The petals are about long and hidden behind the labellum.
  • The Te Maketu Waterfall is hidden behind the Pratts Road Cemetery.
  • According to legend, rich treasures have been hidden behind this "gate".

behind schedule

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Somalia election took place behind schedule.
  • The station was completed in 1947, four years behind schedule.
  • By 2014, the program was "US$163 billion over budget [and] seven years behind schedule".

behind bars

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He confesses to the murder and is put behind bars.
  • The prize for respondents is "20 years behind bars."
  • So they set a big trap to put Induchoodan behind bars.

reasons behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The reasons behind Kaká's departure would be economic."
  • There has been much speculation as to the reasons behind it.
  • Not much is known concerning this plot and the reasons behind it.

behind the winner

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He finished 38 lengths behind the winner in eleventh.
  • Tempier finished the race in 11th place, 2:23 behind the winner.
  • He was over thirteen minutes behind the winner, Englishman Liam Killeen.

fourth behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She finished fourth behind her stable companion Busted.
  • She started odds on favourite but finished fourth behind First Flight.
  • They finished fourth behind the Liberal, Progressive Conservative and Green parties.

point behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Donovan agreed, saying there was "a valid moral point behind it."
  • At Zurich he finished fourth at 11½, a half point behind Euwe and Flohr.
  • At the 'Politiken' event of 2008, he finished just a half point behind the leaders.

remained behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • His fiancée remained behind and they were never rejoined.
  • It remained behind the 1916 season, when the squad went 601.
  • Diego, her second husband and Pietro's father, remained behind and later died.

only behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This ranks him second among German hammer throwers, only behind Ralf Haber.
  • He ranked second in the team in goals scored at seven, only behind Liédson.
  • This ranks her second among German 100 m hurdlers, only behind Bettine Jahn.

stay behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • D'Anna chooses to stay behind on Earth.
  • Amy suggests that Doctor Zoidberg stay behind, given how poor he is.
  • Markgraf, however, was instructed to stay behind and continue the search.

second place behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Stephens won second place behind Indiana fiddler W.H.
  • In 1953, he tied for second place behind Esteban Canal in Venice.
  • The Sounds ended the first half at 38–32 in second place behind Memphis.

truth behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The truth behind the Google memo".
  • Purva and Karthik talk and Purva finds out the truth behind Prabhakar's death.
  • Tchaikovsky was too self-critical not to see the truth behind Balakirev's comments.

inspiration behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Spraggan explains the inspiration behind "Tea and Toast".
  • That's an inspiration behind ["Real Sound: Kaze no Regret"] as well.
  • The inspiration behind came from a New Year's Eve party at Swift's London residence.

finished third behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In Group H, they finished third behind Chelsea F.C.
  • He finished third behind Petrus and Craven.
  • She finished third behind the French colts Djel and Yours.

close behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Germany was close behind with 539 identified victims.
  • Alf Smith was close behind with 7 goals.
  • The Missouri, Kansas & Texas (MKT) line followed close behind.

lengths behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He finished 38 lengths behind the winner in eleventh.
  • He finished in second place, 1½ lengths behind Sendawar.
  • In the race he finished in third, 6 lengths behind surprise winner Mayson.

behind winner

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Most Improved was ¾ length behind winner Parish Hall.
  • He finished in about sixth place, behind winner Don Juan.
  • She won nearly 12,000 votes, 6,000 behind winner Richard Patten of the Liberals.

behind closed

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Neville helps Carmedon to his room and, behind closed doors, punches him.
  • On 31 October 1958, the Union of Soviet Writers held a trial behind closed doors.
  • The decision to play the game behind closed doors did not pre-empt media coverage.

falling behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • As a result, Russia was falling behind in many areas of social life.
  • After falling behind 4–1 and two breaks of serve in the first set, Bartoli fought back to 4–3.
  • Shure Demise was the next to go, falling behind by six seconds in the 25–30 km period of the race.

behind the front

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The "V6" badge on V6 models was moved behind the front wheels.
  • Later she took part behind the front lines in the Spanish Civil War.
  • 's Enrico Gasparotto finished third, two seconds behind the front pair.

reasoning behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This is the reasoning behind 2 and 3 of the definition.
  • The reasoning behind Stephen's decision to release his rival remains unclear.
  • A unique aspect of the John Hunter Hospital is the reasoning behind its name.

behind closed doors

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Neville helps Carmedon to his room and, behind closed doors, punches him.
  • On 31 October 1958, the Union of Soviet Writers held a trial behind closed doors.
  • The decision to play the game behind closed doors did not pre-empt media coverage.

team behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He was part of the marketing team behind Channel 4's launch in 1982.
  • The team behind the newsletter were soon accused of sedition and prosecuted.
  • He finished second in scoring on the team behind Rodney Prior with 15.1 points per game.

story behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Co-writer Tom Douglas told The Boot about the story behind the song.
  • When she confronts Morrell, he tells her the story behind his crimes.
  • The series follows the story behind the murder of singer Selena Quintanilla.

mastermind behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Mary was the mastermind behind John and Annie's marriage.
  • He is also believed to be the mastermind behind Umar's assassination in 644.
  • There Maud learns that Mrs Sucksby is the mastermind behind her escape and Sue's downfall.

medal behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He won the bronze medal behind Americans Johnny Weir and Evan Lysacek.
  • At the 2015 Cup of China, he won the silver medal behind reigning World champion Javier Fernández.
  • So Deal advanced, and on his sixth and final throw, won the silver medal behind Balázs Kiss of Hungary.

finishing behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He won the silver medal finishing behind Lasse Norman Hansen of Denmark.
  • She originally won the bronze medal, finishing behind Tatiana Kashirina and Zhou Lulu.
  • It eventually won the bronze medal defeating Lithuania, finishing behind Argentina and Italy.

behind the wheel

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Yet he somehow finds freedom behind the wheel.
  • Hirsch (Alan Arkin) gets behind the wheel and into a highway chase with the police.
  • She observed two men inside the car; one behind the wheel and the other in the back seat.

came from behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • in the last scene, Lola came from behind and kissed Alejandro.
  • In both games, Liga came from behind to get favorable results.
  • Northwest Missouri State came from behind to defeat Pittsburg State 38-35.

immediately behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Maungakotukutuku area is located immediately behind Raumati.
  • The first, larger mound (6 m × 15.5 m) lies immediately behind a memorial site.
  • The orchestra was placed immediately behind it and the seats were located around it.

finished second behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In the Eredivisie, PSV finished second behind Ajax.
  • In 1989, in Heerenveen, he finished second behind Igor Zhelezovski.
  • Harvick almost won the All-Star race but finished second behind Kyle Larson.

leaves behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • When his visit is over, Walt leaves behind two bags.
  • He leaves behind two daughters, Susanna and Juliette.
  • But it leaves behind a ring of rare purity.

well behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • On that day he had future Cheltenham Gold Cup winner Imperial Commander well behind him.
  • So far ahead of Africa and South America, but lagging well behind Asia and North America.
  • This necessitated Knott correcting his style, which left him well behind in his Games heat.

behind the main

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • These parts might drag behind the main action.<br> 4.
  • The original structure is located behind the main house constructed in 1906.
  • It provides another tier of rugby behind the main Brisbane club competition.

man behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The man behind this great venture is DrT.
  • "PC Magazine" asked if Gates was "the man behind the machine?".
  • The man behind the plot was Minister of Economic Affairs, Jan Vapaavuori.

third place behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He came in third place behind winner Lou Diamond Phillips and runner-up Torrie Wilson.
  • She finished in third place behind Republican Paul LePage and unenrolled attorney Eliot Cutler.
  • He finished in third place behind James Michael Curley and John E. Kerrigan with 19% of the vote.

minutes behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Following three minutes behind were the Venturas.
  • He was over thirteen minutes behind the winner, Englishman Liam Killeen.
  • He finished the 10 km race with a time of 2:03:35, 14 minutes behind the winner.

behind his back

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • His hands were tied behind his back, and he had been tortured.
  • Homer then realizes Marge has been resenting him behind his back.
  • Knowing Art won't approve of the plan, they do it behind his back.

right behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Council Chamber of County Hall is preserved right behind glass doors.
  • She is unaware that Sonny is right behind her, and he lifts the heeled shoe.
  • The transmitter was on a cabinet right behind the turntables, made by Granger.

lagged behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Production of turrets lagged behind that of hulls.
  • Cambodia remained lagged behind for many years.
  • As a result, Cousland lagged behind the others, landing at 4:30 p.m.

stays behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Dhruvachand stays behind to oversee her education.
  • Rex stays behind buying Hank and Kate some time.
  • Next morning the Shchyogolevs leave for Copenhagen, and Zina stays behind.

forces behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Finnset is one of the forces behind Tromsø Church Music Festival.
  • Florentines were one of the driving forces behind the Age of Discovery.
  • He was one of the driving forces behind the jazz program at NTNU which he also directed.

behind the camera

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • and saw his television future behind the camera.
  • Mala also spent time behind the camera.
  • But his work behind the camera caught him, then began his journey as director.

concept behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • However, the engineering concept behind the 2-4-0 was quite different.
  • The design concept behind multi-zone is to reduce the need to use exposure compensation.
  • The whole concept behind tries to bring that up… people will get the feeling that is about them".

support behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Labor unions threw their all-out support behind Roosevelt.
  • Upon Yang dropping out, Kasky threw his support behind Bernie Sanders.
  • The Commonwealth promptly swung its support behind the Australian Wireless system.

history behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • For history behind the names C*- and B*-algebras, see the section below.
  • He accumulated 1,863 points, the most in school history behind Jay Williams.
  • He finished his career with 9,966 passing yards, second in school history behind McNown.

behind all

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Devina is the one who is behind all this.
  • There were mews behind all four sides.
  • He was convinced that a supernatural power behind all of creation had to exist.

placed behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • An anchor was placed behind the shield.
  • Note that the parallax barrier may also be placed behind the LCD pixels.
  • Nets are usually placed behind the goal, but are not required by the Laws.

meaning behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Here, the meaning behind the opening flashback is revealed.
  • The meaning behind the group's name is based on the word "scarf".
  • The meaning behind an awareness ribbon depends on its colors and pattern.

years behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The prize for respondents is "20 years behind bars."
  • The station was completed in 1947, four years behind schedule.
  • He spent almost 25 years behind bars.

favourite behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He was sent off 13/2 3rd favourite behind odds on favourite Kauto Star and Exotic Dancer.
  • In a race run in atrocious weather she started 2/1 second favourite behind the Queen's colt Landau.
  • On 1 June Craig an Eran started 5/1 second favourite behind Leighton in a 23-runner field for the Epsom Derby.

unplaced behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She was never in contention and finished unplaced behind Cardmania.
  • She started a 20/1 outsider and finished unplaced behind Epsom Lad.
  • He finished unplaced behind Mahan and was subsequently retired to stud.

behind each

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A spiracle is a small hole found behind each eye.
  • The incision is made in front of and behind each ear.
  • A large parotoid gland lies behind each eye.

silver medal behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • At the 2015 Cup of China, he won the silver medal behind reigning World champion Javier Fernández.
  • So Deal advanced, and on his sixth and final throw, won the silver medal behind Balázs Kiss of Hungary.
  • He closed his track season with a 5000 m silver medal behind Imane Merga at the 2009 IAAF World Athletics Final.

hiding behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The two men run and end up hiding behind a garbage bin.
  • Before, I felt like I was hiding behind the instruments.
  • He was there, hiding behind a curtain, all the time that Soames was questioning Bannister.

behind champions

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 1955–56 Ethnikos finished 2nd in Greece, just 1 point behind champions Olympiacos.
  • Manchester City came second in the league that season, 5 points behind champions Burnley.
  • Manchester City finished in second place that season, 3 points behind champions Sheffield Wednesday.

area behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The water well of the fortress lies in the area behind the first courtyard.
  • It was also at this point that the area behind the town hall was cleared and Nytorv founded.
  • Merchandise is offered at stands all along the inside of the exterior wall inside the area behind the seats.

position behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • However he lost his position behind Kenta Shimizu in 2006.
  • She noted they tried to persuade her to take a position behind the scenes.
  • In the UK, it also placed in the same position behind the same two albums.

behind when

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Srinivas was attacked from behind when he was crossing a stream.
  • However, Field left differences behind when she was not in the political arena.
  • However, such amount is still lagging behind when compared to Malayan peninsular states.

company behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Contagious Collective is also the production company behind the series' audio production.
  • "Polis Net Consultants", the company behind the project, was established on September 28, 2000.
  • Nonetheless, she helped Nick prove Sharon was an unfit leader for the company behind the scenes.

wall behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Sept. 12" hung on the wall behind him.
  • Her hair is palish blue like the canvas of the chair and her face the same red as the wall behind.
  • When Attorney Jack Young got up to defend the riders, the judge turned his body to face the wall behind him.

behind the leaders

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • At the 'Politiken' event of 2008, he finished just a half point behind the leaders.
  • The filly settled behind the leaders before moving up to take the lead in the straight.
  • Peslier positioned Solemia just behind the leaders before taking the lead early in the straight.

standing behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • François' patron saint, standing behind him is Francis of Assisi.
  • When standing behind an animal, there are a few things the judge looks for.
  • The first round had ten players, each standing behind a mock dynamite plunger.

power behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He wielded real power behind the throne until his death in 1565.
  • The Fujiwara were the proverbial "power behind the throne" for centuries.
  • He was convinced that a supernatural power behind all of creation had to exist.

come from behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He helped the hosts come from behind 0–2 with his last-minute header.
  • The game saw Arkansas lead throughout only to have Texas come from behind and win in the final minutes, 15–14.
  • A waiter, Valentin, is in love with the barmaid, whom he persuades to come from behind the counter to dance with him.

finished fourth behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She finished fourth behind her stable companion Busted.
  • She started odds on favourite but finished fourth behind First Flight.
  • They finished fourth behind the Liberal, Progressive Conservative and Green parties.

motivation behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The motivation behind the murder is unclear.
  • For Ryholt, Sheshi's motivation behind a dynastic marriage with a Kushite princess was to ally his kingdom with the Nubians.
  • In "Dumb Bell of the Yukon", Daisy is the motivation behind Donald's hunting trip after he reads a letter from her saying she likes fur coats.

rationale behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This is the common rationale behind open-source software.
  • Edgar Chamorro explained the rationale behind this to a U.S. reporter.
  • However, the rationale behind BAPs is to "conserve and restore" biodiversity.

caught behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Kieron Pollard was caught behind for seven off 12 balls.
  • He was eventually out caught behind for 102.
  • Gilchrist was himself caught behind off Zaheer shortly thereafter.

finished behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They finished behind another German team.
  • Lewis finished behind nominee Ron Paul (51.3%) and Russell Means (31.4%).
  • He continued the race, but was injured, and finished behind the time limit.

behind the creation

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The reason behind the creation of this work, as well as its place of performance, remain a matter for speculation.
  • Geoffrey A. Landis has compared the story behind the creation of Heim theory with the plot of a science fiction story.
  • Cultural Broadcasting was one of the founding companies behind the creation of the Fujisankei Communications Group in 1967.

behind teammate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There she finished second on the podium behind teammate Catharine Pendrel.
  • Having been second fastest in the morning session, Chilton was tenth behind teammate James Nash.
  • She started her year well by finishing second at the Swedish Rally behind teammate and home favourite Blomqvist.

remain behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • For this reason, he chooses to remain behind.
  • He would remain behind in 1969 to help strengthen the Israel branch.
  • He asks Karl and Susan to take in Rani, but she refuses to remain behind without him.

hide behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • I'm basically shy, and I go and hide behind my characters."
  • He intends to set up a smoke screen, hide behind it, and then emerge to launch a torpedo salvo.
  • It became a common gesture for him to hide behind the curtain and flip off the crowd prior to entering the ring.

fifth behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In his final start of the season, he finished fifth behind old foe First Gold in the Punchestown Gold Cup.
  • Hardy Eustace had one more run that season, where he finished fifth behind Iris's Gift in the Sefton Novices' Hurdle.
  • On the final start of his Florida campaign, Roman Brother again finished fifth behind Northern Dancer, this time in the Florida Derby.
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