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  • noun

Synonyms for backer

Synonyms for backer

a person who supports or champions an activity, cause, or institution, for example

one who assumes financial responsibility for another

Synonyms for backer

invests in a theatrical production


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As Greaney discusses in the exhibition's catalogue, Backer struggled with the philosophical complexities involved in transposing these images and objects to a museum setting; the tension between archiving and aestheticization is everywhere present in his work.
Following the Tarawih prayer, special evening prayer performed during Ramadan, in Regent's Park Mosque, London, Backer has given a brief interview to Cihan, talking about her book, her conversion story and Ramadan.
Tabak, Cayre, Adjmi and Backer and their attorneys either declined to comment or did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
Backer said that since the fledgling farm didn't have a track record, he didn't feel good about offering the CSA this year.
Philippe De Backer brings to the Middle East his established track record of leading successful transformation of major financial institutions in Europe, Asia, Australia and the USA.
For $30, Backers will receive not only two Click adapters, but also their choice of a unique band.
The key message now is that vaccine is available for medical practices and providers to order and that it is not too late to get the vaccine to your patients,'' Backer told The Sacramento Bee.
On the snap, we expect the offensive guard to step straight at the backer with his face up, looking to solid-block him.
We have worked hard to bring together a high caliber of preeminent media technology experts for this conference," said Dennis Backer, president-elect of MCAI and LookNext chairperson.
End: tight-gap, down; backer spread-crack down on first backer inside
One referred backer will get someone a $25 refund, two will get a $45 refund and three will get a $60 refund.
Hands will attack the V of the neck; at the same time the backer steps between the blocker's legs with his nearest foot.
On a side street in Norwalk, Connecticut, just a block from fully rigged sailboats bobbing in the harbor, Soundkeeper Terry Backer pulled back the grill on a storm drain and revealed a mesh box hanging from four straps and sagging under the weight of grayish sand.
Chuck Stetson, chairperson of the Bible Literacy Project, is a longtime backer of Republican candidates and advocate of fundamentalist forms of Christianity.
The Northwest Development Agency (NWDA) will be unveiled as a multimillion pound backer of the 2008 celebration at a reception in the House of Commons.