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Sentence Examples With the Word ‘Behind’. Over 50 Sentences


Behind — US. [bɪˈhaɪnd], UK. [bɪˈhaɪnd]

Main meanings:

  1. In or to the rear of; at the back of.
  2. In a position further back in time or in a sequence.
  3. Responsible for or in support of someone or something.
  4. Remaining in a place after others have left.


10 simple sentences:

  • He’s behind the building.
  • Look behind the curtain.
  • She hid behind the tree.
  • What’s behind the door?
  • The sun sets behind mountains.
  • Stay behind the line.
  • A mystery lurks behind.
  • Don’t leave anything behind.
  • He’s behind in the race.
  • Is there someone behind?


The sentences from movies:

We’re falling behind. – Armageddon (1998)

Over behind the church. – The Exorcist (1973)

Hands behind your back. – Gone in 60 Seconds (2000)

I know I’m behind now, man. – Serpico (1973)

Behind you. – Man of Steel (2013)

We’re gonna fall behind. – Supercell (2023)

This band gets behind me. – Across the Universe (2007)

Big man plans behind Lord George’s back? – The Gentlemen (2020)

I have two buttons behind this desk. – Simpsons Movie (2007)

Coming up behind you! – Salt (2010)

Stand behind it. – Rocky (1976)

Get your hands behind you. – Born on the Fourth of July (1989)

Lawrence is behind it, sir. – Lawrence of Arabia (1962)

Stay behind me. – Nowhere to Run (1993)

You ever think maybe you’re hiding behind Johnny? – Champions (2023)

They could’ve sealed off the road behind us. – Selma (2014)

We’ll be right behind you, okay? – Cloverfield (2008)

I’ve orders to leave the wounded behind. – Atonement (2007)

Yes, but Ares is behind that corruption! – Wonder Woman (2017)

This is behind our firewall. – Skyfall (2012)

Have they put it behind them? – The Lion King (1994)

You’re a little behind the times, Jake. – Chinatown (1974)

Twenty minutes behind the wheel. – Ted 2 (2015)

She’s behind me, isn’t she? – Around The World In 80 Days (2004)

Uh, specifically to those who Anna leaves behind. – The Fault in Our Stars (2014)

We are safe behind this wall. – Waterworld (1995)

Put yours behind the counter. – Million Dollar Baby (2004)

Guards are behind me. – Aladdin (2019)

Paige leaves you behind. – The Vow (2012)

Get behind me. – Transformers (2007)

She was a year behind us. – Fargo (1996)

The door locked behind me. – Quarantine (2008)

Let’s convince the board to get behind her. – The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

Right behind the honey. – You, Me and Dupree (2006)

And we come in right behind target. – The Italian Job (1969)

This man can put Capone behind bars. – The Untouchables (1987)

And that’s his voice behind the camera, right? – We Have a Ghost (2023)

I’m sorry I left you behind. – Frozen II (2019)

I’m right behind you. – Terminator Genisys (2015)

There’s nothing behind them. – Mirrors (2008)

You said not to leave anybody behind. – The Equalizer (2014)

Put your hands behind your head. – Pulp Fiction (1994)

In the house behind the motel! – Psycho (1960)

Fall in behind me. – The Karate Kid (1984)

There could be a way behind those trees. – Shutter Island (2010)

The Tattaglia family is behind me. – The Godfather Part I (1972)