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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

Wiktionary

  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

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

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

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How to say backed in sign language?

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Numerology

  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

Examples of backed in a Sentence

  1. Emeasoba George:

    The will to succeed in anything is worthless and will for life remain unproductive until there is a will to persist and persevere. Oh! Yes, a mere will to succeed is not enough until it's backed up with persistence and perseverance.

  2. John White:

    The German industry, backed by the German government felt it would be appropriate to explain to the Australian public the nature of the proposal being made.

  3. Hillary Clinton:

    Laws have to be backed up with resources and political will, and deep-seated cultural codes, religious beliefs and structural biases have to be changed.

  4. David Roth:

    All that backed-up water is eventually going downstream.

  5. Van Cleave:

    Northam is sending two other proposals back to state lawmakers with recommended changes. One would allow local authorities to regulate firearms at certain buildings and events, and the other would ban those subject to protective orders from possessing firearms and require them to turn over firearms within 24 hours, according to the newspaper. The measures come as the Democratic-led General Assembly has taken efforts to enact a slew of gun control measures following a mass shooting in Virginia Beach last year. Republicanstate lawmakers have pushed back. In July, they ended a special session called by Northam to take up gun control measures in 90 minutes.The gun lobby was able to water down some of the bills backed by the governor. While we still dont like them, theyre not as bad as they once were.

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