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heel1 to follow closely behind. [1/5 definitions]
Heimlich maneuver an emergency technique used to save a person choking on something, such as food. One must stand behind the person choking and wrap one's arms around the person, just below the rib cage. One then presses hard in an upward movement to force air from the lungs. The rush of air should eject the object.
lag to fall behind an expected pace. [2/4 definitions]
last1 coming after or finishing behind all others. [1/7 definitions]
petrify to turn into stone. Minerals left behind by water petrify wood by replacing woods cells when they die. [1/2 definitions]
rally1 to come to someone's aid; take someone's side; give support (often followed by "behind"). [1/5 definitions]
rear1 a position behind or in back of something. [1/4 definitions]
rearview mirror a mirror attached to a car or other vehicle that allows the driver to see what is behind him or her.
straggle to stray from or drop behind a group.
strand1 to beach, or leave behind on the shore. [1/2 definitions]
touchdown the act of scoring six points in football by catching or carrying the ball behind the opponent's goal line. [1/2 definitions]
tow truck a truck that can lift another car or truck partly off the ground and pull it along behind itself. If a vehicle breaks down or is left in an illegal place, a tow truck may come and take it away.
trail to drag along behind on the ground. [3/7 definitions]
train the long part of a gown or robe that trails behind the person wearing it. [1/9 definitions]
troll1 to trail behind a slowly moving boat. [2 definitions]
wake2 the trail or track left behind by something that has passed. [1/2 definitions]
west the direction behind a person facing the rising sun. [1/7 definitions]