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Synonyms for backspaceˈbækˌspeɪs

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  1. backspace key, backspace, backspacer(verb)

    the typewriter key used for back spacing

    backspace, backspacer, backspace key

  2. backspace(verb)

    hit the backspace key on a computer or typewriter keyboard

    "To erase, you must backspace"

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