having a back or backing, usually of a specified type
used of film that is coated on the side opposite the emulsion with a substance to absorb light
Dead; put on one's back.
He wishes to have the senior, or old square-toes, backed; he longs to have his father on six men's shoulders; that is, carrying to the grave.
Having the specified backing.
having a back; fitted with a back; as, a backed electrotype or stereotype plate. Used in composition; as, broad-backed; hump-backed
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'backed' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3815
The numerical value of backed in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of backed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I have not lost my mind - it's backed up on disk somewhere.
These are mortgage-backed securities and swaps off mortgage-backed securities, it's not a strategy that anyone can employ.
The changing face of the party destroyed its popularity, the Muslim Brotherhood came to power and they backed it. Then Sisi came along and they dropped the Brotherhood and backed him instead.
The meekest of animals will fight bravely when it is backed against a wall, for it has nothing left to lose. A poor man is more deadly than a rich man because he puts less value on his own life.
I like him. He likes me. He's backed me 100%, ted Cruz was out there and he really backed me very strongly and I always respected that. He asked me to come along and I guess he figured we'd get a big crowd and we certainly have.
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