Definition of pickaback in English:

pickaback

Line breaks: pick|aback
Pronunciation: /ˈpɪkəbak
 
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noun, adverb, & verb

Old-fashioned term for piggyback. [as noun]: would you mind giving her a pickaback? [as verb]: my father pickabacking me to bed [as adverb]: I climbed up from behind upon him, so he bore me pickaback
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  • In contrast, it is preferable that an infant should be held in a pickaback ride or a vertical manner when the head of the infant is set and the body of the infant becomes bigger.
  • Especially droll was the situation of the huge fat Captain S., who, puffing and smiling good-naturedly, with legs dragging on the ground, rode pickaback on the feeble little Lieutenant O.

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