back·ing noun \ˈba-kiŋ\
: something that forms a back
: support or aid
: the music that is played along with someone who is singing or playing the main tune : the music that accompanies someone
: something forming a back
a : support, aid
b : endorsement especially of a warrant by a magistrate
Examples of BACKING
- The tape has an adhesive backing.
- The project has received financial backing from several investors.
First Known Use of BACKING
Related to BACKING
- abetment, aid, assist, assistance, help, boost, hand, helping hand, leg up, lift, support
back·ing noun \ˈbak-iŋ\ (Medical Dictionary)
: the metal portion of a dental crown, bridge, or similar structure to which a porcelain or plastic tooth facing is attached
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