What does backed mean?

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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. The Ghost Security Group leader:

    We’ve backed down from denial-of-service and moved toward intelligence collection.

  2. Roger Helmer:

    Without UKIP, we wouldn't have had a referendum; we wouldn't have won the referendum; and the Tory Party would never have backed Brexit.

  3. Gregory Conley:

    As proposed, the FDA’s regulation would decimate nearly every single small and medium-sized business in this market, thousands of businesses would close overnight. And nearly the entire e-cigarette market would become either big tobacco or firms that are backed heavily by Wall Street money.

  4. 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 Ukraine has withdrawn the lion's share of its rocket and heavy artillery systems. The Russian-backed fighters have also withdrawn a significant amount.

  5. Bradley Podliska:

    When I asked him,' Hey, what here is classified, what classification manual did you use ?' he said,' I didn't use a classification manual.' I said,' Well, honestly ? Like you could have gotten that information from Wikipedia that I put in there. How is this classified ?' And he -- he backed down. He said,' Look, it's not classified, it's just sensitive information.' And I left it at that. And the next thing I know I was being charged with it for a security violation.

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