Definitions for: Backing

[n] the act of providing approval and support; "his vigorous backing of the conservatives got him in trouble with progressives"
[n] something forming a back that is added for strengthening
[n] financial resources provided to make some project possible; "the foundation provided support for the experiment"

Webster (1913) Definition: Back"ing, n.
1. The act of moving backward, or of putting or moving
anything backward.

2. That which is behind, and forms the back of, anything,
usually giving strength or stability.

3. Support or aid given to a person or cause.

4. (Bookbinding) The preparation of the back of a book with
glue, etc., before putting on the cover.

Synonyms: championship, financial backing, financial support, funding, mount, patronage, support

See Also: approval, approving, blessing, frame, framework, framing, layer, reinforcement, resource, strengthener

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