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backed

verb
past tense of back

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1 to promote the interests or cause of
  • she enthusiastically backed the plan to renovate and upgrade the school's facilities

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3 to provide evidence or information for (as a claim or idea)
  • the author needs to back her thesis with more facts

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“Backed.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/backed. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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