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be on ones back

  • as inhound
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Synonyms for be on ones back

verb chase, badger
  • annoy
  • bother
  • goad
  • harass
  • heckle
  • hector
  • persecute
  • pester
  • pursue
  • bait
  • bug
  • chivy
  • curdle
  • dog
  • drive
  • harry
  • hassle
  • hunt
  • impel
  • prod
  • provoke
  • rag
  • ride
  • scout
  • scratch
  • tail
  • be at
  • be on one's back
  • be on one's case
  • be on one's tail
  • beat the bushes
  • bird-dog
  • give chase
  • hunt down
  • leave no stone unturned
  • rag on
  • scratch around
  • search high heaven
  • take out after
  • track down
  • turn inside out
  • turn upside down
  • yap at

Antonyms for be on ones back

  • aid
  • help
  • ignore
  • make happy
  • please
  • soothe
  • support
  • discourage
  • dissuade
  • halt
  • let go
  • repress
  • stop
  • leave alone
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.