Background Noun Synonyms
history, experience, qualifications, credentials, grounding, training, breeding, upbringing, family, curriculum vitae, CV
His background suits him admirably for the post of ambassador.
distance, offing, horizon, obscurity
I like the way the coastline disappears into the background towards the edge of the painting.
Business / Human Resources (HR) / Background Check-Investigation: Background Investigations and Reference Checks are the principal means by which employers actively check into the backgrounds of potential hires. Background investigations and reference checks fall wi MORE
Entertainment / Photography / Background Density: Density of any selection of a negative or print on which there is no image. Also referred to as fog level. MORE
Health / Disease / Background Level: An average or expected amount of a substance or radioactive material in a specific environment, or typical amounts of substances that occur naturally in an environment. MORE
Entertainment / Photography / Coving: Plain curved background which has no edges, corners or folds and gives the impression of infinity. MORE
Entertainment / Photography / Ambrotype: Mid-19th century photographic process introduced in 1851-52 by frederick scott archer and peter fry. It used weak collodion negatives which were bleached and backed by a black background which produce MORE