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Synonyms for backpackˈbækˌpæk

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term backpack.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. backpack, back pack, knapsack, packsack, rucksack, haversack(verb)

    a bag carried by a strap on your back or shoulder

    knapsack, rucksack, backpack, packsack, haversack, back pack

  2. backpack, pack(verb)

    hike with a backpack

    "Every summer they are backpacking in the Rockies"

    bundle, take, jam, mob, pack, compact, pile, tamp down, tamp, backpack, carry, wad, throng, load down


  1. backpack(verb)

    rucksack, knapsack

  2. backpack(noun)

    A knapsack, sometimes mounted on a light frame, but always supported by straps, worn on a person\u2019s back for the purpose of carrying things, especially when hiking, or on a student's back when carrying books.

    knapsack, rucksack

  3. backpack(noun)

    A similarly placed item containing a parachute or other life-support equipment.

    knapsack, rucksack

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

rucksack, knapsack, bag, dongle, purse, sac, satchel, sack

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