What does backed mean?

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Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word backed.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. backed(adj)

    having a back or backing, usually of a specified type

  2. backed(adj)

    used of film that is coated on the side opposite the emulsion with a substance to absorb light


  1. backed(Adjective)

    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.

  2. backed(Adjective)

    Having the specified backing.

    fabric-backed tape

Webster Dictionary

  1. Backed

    of Back

  2. Backed(adj)

    having a back; fitted with a back; as, a backed electrotype or stereotype plate. Used in composition; as, broad-backed; hump-backed

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'backed' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3815


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of backed in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of backed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Unknown:

    I have not lost my mind - it's backed up on disk somewhere.

  2. Dennis Rhee:

    These are mortgage-backed securities and swaps off mortgage-backed securities, it's not a strategy that anyone can employ.

  3. Hani Sarhan:

    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.

  4. R. A. Salvatore, The Crystal Shard:

    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.

  5. Donald Trump:

    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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