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quarterbacked

verb
past tense of quarterback

Synonyms of quarterbacked

to be in charge of
  • she was tapped to quarterback the upcoming gubernatorial campaign

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quarterback

quarterbacked

quarterbacking

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

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