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Synonyms for backing

Synonyms for backing

aid or support given by a patron

money or property used to produce more wealth

an indication of commendation or approval

Synonyms for backing

the act of providing approval and support

something forming a back that is added for strengthening

financial resources provided to make some project possible

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They're not backing us up any more; they're simply crowding us out.
So would I," asserted Freddy, backing his mother up--backing up the spirit of her remark rather than the substance.
Well, as a last thought, he pulled out his fiddle as he runned, and struck up a jig, turning to the bull, and backing towards the corner.
For Stuyvesant, having developed a habit of backing horses which either did not start at all or else sat down and thought in the middle of the race, could always do with ten dollars or so.
He snuffed the candle, and backing away a little to see how it looked, backed out of the room--unexpectedly to me, for I was going to ask him by whom he had been sent.
It invented a tough, flexible carpet backing called "ethos" (patent pending), based on polyvinyl butyral (PVB) recycled from auto safety glass.
In the 1st District, Community College Board member Gloria Romero was unopposed after winning backing by the unions.
In addition to the human toll, drivers backing out blindly cause millions of dollars in property damage.
C&A's award-winning ethos(TM) backing is also made at the Center for Environmental Innovation using the same process and equipment as the ER3 backing.
Shrubbery, high-profile cars, walls and buildings can all block a driver's view as he or she is backing out of a driveway or parking space.
C&A Floorcoverings, a Tandus company, is pleased to announce that ethos(TM), its high recycled-content cushion backing made from recycled PVB film from safety glass, has been named a Top 10 Green Building Product of 2004 by two respected, industry-leading publications.