Definition of layback in English:
noun[mass noun] Climbing
A method of climbing a crack in rock by leaning back and pulling with the hands on one face, with the feet against the other face.
- The first layback I actually enjoyed was on a rock with loads of friction, i.e. I didn't have to lean back all that much!
- The oldest of the crew, Jeff, threw back some layback frontal rocks and inverts.
Definition of layback in:
- US English dictionary