The word “backgrounds” has 2 syllables: back-grounds.

It's pronounced as /ˈbækɡraʊndz/.

What is synonym and antonym for backgrounds?

In the thesaurus, “backgrounds” has 13 synonyms and 5 antonyms.

Here are synonyms and antonyms for backgrounds along with examples of usage in sentences.

Synonyms for backgrounds

Antonyms for backgrounds

Meanings of backgrounds

  • noun
    1. One's social heritage, or previous life; what one did in the past.
    2. A part of the picture that depicts scenery to the rear or behind the main subject; context.
    3. Information relevant to the current situation about past events; history.
    4. A less important feature of scenery (as opposed to foreground).
    5. The image or color over which a computer's desktop items are shown (e.g. icons or application windows).
    6. A type of activity on a computer that is not normally visible to the user.
  • verb
    1. To put in a position that is not prominent.
    2. To gather and provide background information (on).

Example Sentences

  • The team members brought diverse professional backgrounds to the project.
  • The school promotes inclusivity by welcoming students from various cultural backgrounds.
  • Job applicants were selected based on their qualifications and educational backgrounds.
  • The photography exhibition featured portraits capturing people from different ethnic backgrounds.
  • Understanding the unique backgrounds of each team member fosters a collaborative work environment.

On this page you'll find 18 synonyms, antonyms, or another words to backgrounds, such as: backdrop, backdrops, centers, culture, education, environment, focuses.

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