Backed - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈbækt|  American pronunciation of the word backed
Brit.  |bækt|  British pronunciation of the word backed
- this word is a past tense form of the verbto back
- this word is a past participle form of the verbto back

adjective

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

Examples

She backed the winner of the race and won a lot of money.

She backed her argument with written evidence.

She backed the singer on the guitar.

She backed into a parking space.

She backed out of the garage.

The dog kept growling but backed off cautiously.

Traffic is backed up to the bridge.

I put the car in reverse and backed out of the garage.

...repeatedly tried to gainsay me, though every point I made was backed up by facts...

She backed the car into the garage.

All these Union Plants backed him where is he at now.

They backed the new enterprise by investing in it.

The crowd backed away to let the wounded man pass through.

The child backed away from the fierce dog.

The crowd backed off in terror as the soldiers charged.

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