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Princeton's WordNet

  1. backedadjective

    having a back or backing, usually of a specified type

  2. backedadjective

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

Wiktionary

  1. backedadjective

    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. backedadjective

    Having the specified backing.

    fabric-backed tape

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Backedadjective

    Having a back.

    Etymology: from back.

    Lofty-neck’d,
    Sharp headed, barrel-belly’d, broadly back’d. John Dryden, Virgil.

ChatGPT

  1. backed

    "Backed" refers to something being supported or endorsed by an individual, group, or organization, typically in terms of financial, emotional, or professional assistance. This could include investing money in a project, standing up for someone in a difficult situation, or granting approval or authority for an idea or decision.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Backed

    of Back

  2. Backedadjective

    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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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. The White House:

    ... while we understand that you intend to veto any joint resolution of disapproval that Congress may send to your desk, it would be entirely inappropriate and divisive for your Administration to vote to lift UN-backed sanctions should Congress reject the final agreement and override a presidential veto to that effect.

  2. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko:

    There is a ceasefire, or there isn't. It depends on how you look at it. You can say that we managed to halt the offensive drive off the aggressor. Ukraine has withdrawn the lion's share of its rocket and heavy artillery systems. The Russian-backed fighters have also withdrawn a significant amount.

  3. Cleveland Fed President Loretta Mester:

    At this point, the FOMC doesn't anticipate selling the agency mortgage-backed securities on its balance sheet as part of the normalization process, although it might engage in limited sales in the longer run to reduce or eliminate residual holdings.

  4. Nicole Wong:

    Getting land through urban redevelopment is one solution but it takes many years and much trouble, only big developers and state-backed enterprises can afford to do it.

  5. Scott Galloway:

    Universities have backed themselves into a corner, we have raised tuition on average 2 1/2 - fold over the last 20 years. I think Covid-19 was just the straw that broke the camel's back, where families across America are saying,' Enough already. We're not going to pay $ 58,000 for Zoom classes.'.

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