Meaning of BACKLASH in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ bæklæʃ ]

A backlash against a tendency or recent development in society or politics, is a sudden, strong reaction against it.

...the male backlash against feminism.

...a right-wing backlash.

= reaction

N-SING : usu with supp

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