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Thus began a flurry of back-and-forth emails between director and subject.

“I take like three, three-and-a-half hours out of the day just to commute back-and-forth,” he said.

The two had a heated back-and-forth that was barely audible while the camera was still running.

I went everywhere he was, and I was just off-camera talking to him so we could riff stuff back-and-forth.

The image cuts back-and-forth between Kardashian voguing, and West giving his best “Blue Steel” to the camera.

There would be none of this shilly-shallying back-and-forth work then!

She just seesawed her car with three rapid back-and-forth jerks that sent showers of stones from her spinning wheels.

There was a lot of back-and-forth yelling to make sure that everybody was out from in front, and then the blowers started.

It was one of the jerky, bob-back-and-forth kind that pitches you off the seat every five minutes.


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On this page you'll find 10 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to back and forth, such as: alternating, backwards and forwards, from pillar to post, from side to side, in and out, and seesaw.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.