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OTHER WORDS FROM backedhalf-backed, adjectivewell-backed, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for backed
Traffic up ahead on Myrtle backed up, and Johnson began weaving in and out.'Please Don't Die!': The Frantic Battle to Save Murdered Cops|Michael Daly|December 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And make no mistake; they were backed up by sincere religious beliefs.Do LGBTs Owe Christians an Olive Branch? Try The Other Way Around|Jay Michaelson|December 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Reid planted a flag, ready to make his mark in the world of whisky, backed by ambition and a gorgeous piece of land.
He wrote that he deserved to die and alluded to a ominous plan that he had backed out of twice already.
They backed him when the Sandinistas tried to establish their own Cuban-inspired dictatorship.China’s Nicaragua Canal Could Spark a New Central America Revolution|Nina Lakhani|November 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When the oars on one side are pulled, and those on the other are backed, the boat is made to turn on its own water.
Eventually he was thrust from his high position by an intrigue set on foot by German courtiers and backed by foreign influence.Memoirs of Leonora Christina|Leonora Christina Ulfeldt
Before our little party had taken six steps into the room, Zoe stood like a pointer; and Fanny backed.The Woman-Hater|Charles Reade
All readers will enjoy her wit and humor, which is backed up with much sound sense.The Patchwork Girl of Oz|L. Frank Baum
He backed to his chair and sat down, taking up a book and slamming it back on the table.Lightnin'|Frank Bacon
British Dictionary definitions for backed
- having a back or backing
- (in combination)high-backed; black-backed