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backing

noun

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2 the financial support and general guidance for an undertaking
  • the museum exhibition would not have been possible without corporate backing

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backing

verb
present participle of back

Synonyms & Antonyms of backing (Entry 2 of 2)

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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The first known use of backing was in 1745

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“Backing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/backing. Accessed 20 Feb. 2020.

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