Meaning of Backwater



English: Backwater
Bangla: অচলতা, নিশ্চলতা, অচল অবস্থা, বাঁধের মধ্যে অবরুদ্ধ নদ্যাদির জল
Hindi: मेड़, बांध
Type: Noun / বিশেষ্য / संज्ञा
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Definition: 1

water held or forced back, as by a dam, flood, or tide.

Definition: 2

a place or state of stagnant backwardness: This area of the country is a backwater that continues to resist progress.

Definition: 3

an isolated, peaceful place.

Definition: 4

a stroke executed by pushing a paddle forward, causing a canoe to move backward.

Definition: 5

a body of stagnant water connected to a river