The definition of a reaction is a response.
Violent response to an act of harm or perceived injustice.
A starting or falling back; a rebound; a shrinking.
A tree, or a branch of a tree, fixed in the bottom of a river or other navigable water, and rising nearly or quite to the surface, by which boats are sometimes pierced and sunk.
A confused, intertwined mass:
(Basketball) An instance of catching the ball after it has hit the rim or backboard without a basket being scored, generally credited to a particular player.
To produce an unexpected, undesired result.
Find another word for backlash. In this page you can discover 18 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for backlash, like: reaction, repercussion, adverse reaction, revolt, retaliation, resentment, fizzle, recoil, snag, tangle and rebound.