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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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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#71business
#148support
#378title
#656keep
#718trade
#742living
#1521mountain
#1729funding
#1775setting
#1876documentation
#2206mount
#2940relief
#3116backup
#3130supporting
#3310financing
#4442championship
#6032substitute
#9251climb
#9580backing
#16895reinforcement
#20225accompaniment
#23358livelihood
#24149clientele
#26436patronage
#36640reliever
#37610disdain
#46056sustenance
#84637condescension
#106448seatback

How to use backing in a sentence?

  1. Lorivan Carvalho:

    The government handled this strike so badly, bolsonaro gained points by backing the truckers.

  2. Kristen Korte:

    He upholds the Constitution. Hes backing the police, and helping with all the violence and destruction and the killing from the riots and everything.I could go on and on, biden supports violence in their cities. He supports late-term abortion. I just dont see suburban moms getting behind that.

  3. Ahmed Mizab:

    The turnout is satisfying and it will give the new president enough backing to implement his reforms.

  4. Mark B. Cohen:

    Nothing can so alienate a voter from the political system as backing a winning candidate.

  5. David Cockfield:

    We've had a good little run. So we've got to do a little backing and filling here, the big swing element is the oil sector. It's quite unpredictable.


Translations for backing

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

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