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Synonyms for backing
ˈbæk ɪŋback·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. backing, backup, championship, patronagenoun

    the act of providing approval and support

    "his vigorous backing of the conservatives got him in trouble with progressives"

    Synonyms:
    fill-in, financial backing, patronage, relief, funding, financial support, backup, accompaniment, disdain, support, backup man, reliever, title, musical accompaniment, condescension, trade, championship, mount, computer backup, business, stand-in, clientele, substitute

  2. backing, mountnoun

    something forming a back that is added for strengthening

    Synonyms:
    financial backing, riding horse, mount, financial support, patronage, climb, saddle horse, setting, funding, support, backup, championship, mountain

  3. support, financial support, funding, backing, financial backingnoun

    financial resources provided to make some project possible

    "the foundation provided support for the experiment"

    Synonyms:
    support, backup, supporting, reinforcement, patronage, funding, financial support, keep, accompaniment, reenforcement, bread and butter, musical accompaniment, sustenance, financing, championship, mount, living, financial backing, documentation, livelihood

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Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. backingnoun

    Synonyms:
    support, coöperation, seconding, assistance, subsidy

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "backing":

    support, supporting, seat-back, backup, seatback

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#718trade
#742living
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#1729funding
#1775setting
#1876documentation
#2206mount
#2940relief
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#3310financing
#4442championship
#6032substitute
#9251climb
#9580backing
#16895reinforcement
#20225accompaniment
#23358livelihood
#24149clientele
#26436patronage
#36640reliever
#37610disdain
#46056sustenance
#84637condescension
#106448seatback

How to use backing in a sentence?

  1. Jalel Harchaoui:

    Although none of the foreign sponsors behind Haftar is likely pleased with the dramatic deterioration, they have no option but to continue backing him, they have been concentrating most of their bets on one key figure for almost half a decade. This cannot be walked back overnight.

  2. Stephen Wheeles:

    The spirit of the law is that since many people drive well above the speed limit, it creates an ‘accordion effect’ as traffic starts backing up behind the slower vehicle, this is where many of our crashes occur on the interstates.It’s all in the name of safety.

  3. Mariano Rajoy:

    We'll see who has the most political support, and that group must find more backing in order to form a stable government.

  4. David Woodard:

    We haven't been the wild-haired fanatic that people think we are when it comes to backing candidates, when it comes down to vote, we have been sane and the extreme candidates fade, and I'm expecting that with Trump.

  5. Charlie Chesbrough:

    This frenzy to acquire inventory is backing off a little bit so the price is starting to come down a little bit, that generally means that, four to eight weeks from now, on the retail side, we should see the froth come down a little bit, a little bit less upward pressure.

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Translations for backing

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  • съпровод, поддръжка, подплънка, подкрепа, пълнежBulgarian
  • גיבויHebrew
  • apoioPortuguese
  • поддержка, подкладкаRussian

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