The word “backlog” has 2 syllables: back-log.

It's pronounced as /ˈbækˌlɒɡ/.

What is synonym and antonym for backlog?

In the thesaurus, “backlog” has 8 synonyms.

Here are synonyms for backlog along with examples of usage in sentences.

Synonyms for backlog

  • accumulation
  • cache
  • collection
  • hoard
  • inventory
  • pile
  • stockpile
  • supply

Meanings of backlog

  • noun
    1. A large log to burn at the back of a fire.
    2. A reserve source or supply.
    3. An accumulation or buildup, especially of unfilled orders or unfinished work.
    4. A log containing text previously read, as in text-based video games or chat rooms.
  • verb
    1. To acquire something as a backlog, or to become a backlog.

Example Sentences

  • The team worked diligently to clear the project backlog before the deadline.
  • The sudden increase in orders created a significant manufacturing backlog.
  • The IT department faced challenges in managing the growing support ticket backlog.
  • The student struggled to catch up with the classwork after falling behind and accumulating a sizable backlog.
  • The efficient workflow allowed the company to reduce the production backlog and meet customer demands.

On this page you'll find 8 synonyms or another words to backlog, such as: accumulation, cache, collection, hoard, inventory, pile, stockpile.

Make sure to choose synonyms and antonyms that are appropriate for the context of the sentence.

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