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  • At another time I fell off a horse backwards on my head. Cited from Trials and Triumphs of Faith, by Mary Cole
  • Back she went, and the two girls clung to each other, feeling she must fall backwards on top of him. Cited from Women in Love, by D.H. Lawrence
  • All at once the goblin let go his hold, so that the whole crew fell over one another backwards on to the floor. Cited from The Visionary, by Jonas Lie
  • I let myself fall backwards on purpose, and, with one bound, she leapt over me, and started to run. Cited from The World's Greatest Books, Vol VI, Ed. by Arthur Mee & J.A. Hammerton
  • Richard, with Jehane held close, went backwards on the way he had come in. Cited from The Life and Death of Richard Yea-and-Nay, by Maurice Hewlett
  • Those who fell were forbidden to rise, but dragged themselves backwards on the ground. Cited from Dutch Republic, Introduction I. by Motley
  • As he touched down the aircraft began to slide backwards on the wet surface.
  • Though I have traveled close to a million miles behind the iron horse I cannot ride backwards on a railroad train. Cited from Eight Popular Lectures, by George W. Bain
  • If it requires to be set backwards on the shoulders, move back the cork. Cited from Wanderings In South America, by Charles Waterton
  • He stood there and swayed, looking at me all the time, then crashed backwards on the floor. Cited from The Yellow Streak, by Williams, Valentine
  • Fall backwards on the ground, and lie there, full length on your back, until somebody wakes you up. Cited from Old Peter's Russian Tales, by Arthur Ransome
  • Fell the murderer in two parts, arms and head flew far away, but his feet's part fell backwards on the place. Cited from Elder Eddas of Saemund Sigfusson, Saemund Sigfusson and Snorre Sturleson
  • Clap hands on the first count and hop backwards on the second count.
  • Already Suvy had started to rise, to drop himself backwards on his rider. Cited from The Furnace of Gold, by Philip Verrill Mighels
  • Thou shalt not go backwards on the land, and thou shalt not be brought low on the water. Cited from Legends Of The Gods, by E. A. Wallis Budge
  • He is known for his ability to write backwards on Plexiglas weather presentations.
  • A civilization unfortunate enough to end the turn with no cities at all will go backwards on the AST.
  • Hearing a sharp cry behind me I turned slightly to feel a rough hand upon my shoulders and found myself flung backwards on the ground. Cited from In The Amazon Jungle, by Algot Lange
  • He was then put backwards on a donkey and led to the pig market to be burned.
  • The steed falls backwards on his rider with such violence that it completely breaks one of his legs. Cited from Cliges: A Romance, by Chretien de Troyes
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