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backwardness

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  • noununderdevelopment
  • nounshyness
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Synonyms for backwardness

noun underdevelopment
  • abnormality
  • idiocy
  • retardation
  • slowness
  • mental deficiency
  • mental retardation

More words related to backwardness

benightedness

noun. ignorance

diffidence

noun. hesitancy; lack of confidence

lateness

noun. belatedness

reserve

noun. coolness of manner

reserves

noun. coolness of manner

retiringness

noun. shyness
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