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bend over backward

see definition of bend over backward
  • as inoblige
  • as instrive
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Synonyms for bend over backward

verb do a favor or kindness
  • accommodate
  • gratify
  • please
  • aid
  • assist
  • avail
  • benefit
  • contribute
  • favor
  • help
  • indulge
  • profit
  • serve
  • bend over backward
  • come around
  • convenience
  • don't make waves
  • fill the bill
  • fit in
  • go fifty-fifty
  • grin and bear it
  • make a deal
  • make room
  • meet halfway
  • put oneself out
  • roll with it
  • swim with the tide
  • take it
  • toe the mark

Antonyms for bend over backward

  • annoy
  • disturb
  • frustrate
  • upset
  • block
  • counteract
  • harm
  • hinder
  • hurt
  • injure
  • obstruct
  • stop
  • take
  • thwart
  • be mean
  • let off
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to bend over backward

oblige

verb. do a favor or kindness

strive

verb. try for, exert oneself

strived

verb. try for, exert oneself

striven

verb. try for, exert oneself

strives

verb. try for, exert oneself

strove

verb. try for, exert oneself
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.