Sentence for aback | Use aback in a sentence

Aback example sentence. The sentences below are ordered by length from shorter and easier to longer and more complex. They use aback in a sentence, providing visitors a sentence for aback.

  • Mrs. Small was taken aback. (8)
  • Old Jolyon was taken aback. (8)
  • Well, that man was taken aback. (8)
  • Niels Heinrich was taken aback. (12)
  • Dan was somewhat taken aback at a supposition so very contrary to what was in his mind. (9)

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Definition of aback:

  • aback, a-bak’, adv. (_naut._) said of sails pressed backward against the mast by the wind | hence (_fig._) taken aback, taken by surprise, (0)

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