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backing

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of backing

  1. 1 an act or instance of helping the teacher's backing on the science project was invaluable Synonyms of backing abetment, aid, assist, assistance, help, boost, hand, helping hand, leg up, lift, supportWords Related to backing advancement, encouragement, facilitation, forwarding, furtherance, furthering, nurturance; benefaction, patronage, promotion, sponsorship; advice, care, counsel, guidance, mentoring; attendance, attention, hand-holding, service; beneficence, charity, favor, kindness, philanthropy; assuagement, palliation, relief, succorNear Antonyms of backing constraint, frustration, inhibition, interference, obstruction, repression, restraint; deterrence, discouragementAntonyms of backing hindrance

  2. 2 the financial support and general guidance for an undertaking the museum exhibition would not have been possible without corporate backing Synonyms of backing aegis (also egis), auspice, patronage, sponsorshipWords Related to backing bankrolling, endowment, financing, funding, subsidy; encouragement, fosterage; aid, assistance, help



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