Backer - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈbækər|  American pronunciation of the word backer
Brit.  |ˈbakə|  British pronunciation of the word backer

noun

- invests in a theatrical production (syn: angel)

Examples

She was carrying her little daughter on her back.

She has a pain in the small of her back.

I slapped him on his back to congratulate him.

She stabbed him in the back.

He was handcuffed with his hands behind his back.

A bird with a spotted back

Riding on the back of a horse

A comfortable chair with a padded back

The soldiers moved back from the front lines.

The police asked the crowd to move back from the scene of the accident.

He left his friends two miles back.

She turned around and looked back toward him.

A chapter beginning several pages back

He left his home and never went back.

It's time to go back home.

Word forms

noun
singular: backer
plural: backers
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