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be·hind·hand

 (bĭ-hīnd′hănd′)
adj.
Being late or slow, especially in paying a debt: behindhand with car payments.

be·hind′hand′ adv.

behindhand

(bɪˈhaɪndˌhænd)
adj, adv (postpositive)
1. remiss in fulfilling an obligation
2. in debt; in arrears
3. delayed in development; backward
4. late; behind time

be•hind•hand

(bɪˈhaɪndˌhænd)

adv., adj.
1. late; tardy.
2. behind in progress; backward.
3. in debt or arrears.
[1520–30]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.behindhand - behind schedule; "was behindhand with the rent"
unpunctual - not punctual; after the appointed time
Adv.1.behindhand - in debtbehindhand - in debt; "he fell behind with his mortgage payments"; "a month behind in the rent"; "a company that has been run behindhand for years"; "in arrears with their utility bills"

behindhand

adjective behind schedule, late, slow, delayed, running late, tardy, dilatory, remiss, behind time He got terribly behindhand with his appointments.

behindhand

adjective
Not being on time:
adverb
1. Not on time:
2. So as to fall behind schedule:
Idiom: behind time.
Translations

behindhand

[bɪˈhaɪndhænd] ADVatrasado, con retraso

behindhand

adv adj
(= late) to be behindhandVerspätung haben
(= in arrears) to be behindhand with somethingmit etw im Rückstand or Verzug sein

behindhand

[bɪˈhaɪndˌhænd] advindietro