Synonyms for backup
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standby, reserve or extra
I am only a backup player.
That is intended as a backup.
Make a backup copy of that file.
An accumulation of material that halts the flow or movement of something.
The blockage caused a backup in the plumbing.
He's got a gun - you better send for backup.
Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes
an accumulation caused by clogging or a stoppage
"a traffic backup on the main street"; "he discovered a backup in the toilet"
stand-in, substitute, relief, reliever, backup, backup man, fill-innoun
someone who takes the place of another (as when things get dangerous or difficult)
"the star had a stand-in for dangerous scenes"; "we need extra employees for summer fill-ins"
backup man, rest period, second-stringer, stand-in, respite, support, accompaniment, ease, rest, succour, allayer, assuagement, relief pitcher, musical accompaniment, rilievo, easing, replacement, reserve, easement, reliever, relief, alleviation, fill-in, succor, comforter, substitute, relievo, moderation, computer backup, ministration, sculptural relief, embossment, championship, backing, patronage, fireman
accompaniment, musical accompaniment, backup, supportnoun
a musical part (vocal or instrumental) that supports or provides background for other musical parts
fill-in, financial backing, reenforcement, reinforcement, patronage, escort, living, supporting, complement, keep, accompaniment, livelihood, support, bread and butter, co-occurrence, backup man, reliever, musical accompaniment, backing, financial support, sustenance, funding, championship, concomitant, computer backup, relief, stand-in, documentation, attendant, substitute
backup, computer backupnoun
(computer science) a copy of a file or directory on a separate storage device
"he made a backup in case the original was accidentally damaged or erased"
backing, backup, championship, patronagenoun
the act of providing approval and support
"his vigorous backing of the conservatives got him in trouble with progressives"
fill-in, financial backing, patronage, relief, funding, financial support, accompaniment, disdain, support, backup man, reliever, title, musical accompaniment, backing, condescension, trade, championship, mount, computer backup, business, stand-in, clientele, substitute
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This is exactly what they do. Deploy the Army Corps of Engineers to come work with states to build temporary medical facilities. Get us backup beds so when the hospital is overwhelmed, we can have some of the people who are in the hospital beds go to a backup medical facility, if you don't do it, you know what is going to happen : You're going to overwhelm the hospitals.
It’s like your power goes off in your house and you have a backup generator, but your backup generator isn’t working so well, we see the disease manifest at moments when Henry’s tank is running low. It could be when he’s too hot, tired from climbing upstairs, or he’s hungry or his brain was working too hard during therapy.
I think it's stupid, because Californians should vote on a backup. If Gov. Newsom loses the recall and Californians didn't consolidate around a backup Democrat, then you just guaranteed a win for a Republican.
I'll tell you how that happened. When I was a dancer, Monique Van Vooren had a nightclub act and she uses three guys as backup. She'd sing French and we would dance and provide vocals. She would introduce us at the end of the show and one night she said to me, 'You know, I don't really like ‘Ronnie.' I think you are more ‘Christopher.' Do you mind if I call you Christopher?" I said, "Call me anything you like, just don't call me late for lunch.
When you move that over to a public email address or a personal account, you lose all of that backup capability, so there's no way to actually go back and retrieve it.
Translations for backup
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- záložní, zálohaCzech
- Datensicherung, Backup, Unterstützung, Deckung, Hilfe, ErsatzGerman
- respaldo, copia de seguridad, reservaSpanish
- vara-, varmuuskopioFinnish
- biztonsági mentésHungarian
- afrit, öryggis-, öryggisafritIcelandic
- copia, di, sostituto, sicurezza, backup, riservaItalian
- 補欠, 控え, バックアップ, 予備Japanese
- reservekopie, reserve, backupDutch
- kopia zapasowaPolish
- backup, reserva, becapePortuguese
- дублёр, резервный, запасной, резервное копирование, резерв, бэкап, резервная копияRussian
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