|1.||[ noun ] the act of providing approval and support|
|Synonyms:||patronage backup championship|
"his vigorous backing of the conservatives got him in trouble with progressives"
|Related terms:||blessing support back|
|2.||[ noun ] something forming a back that is added for strengthening|
|Related terms:||layer strengthener framework mount back|
|3.||[ noun ] financial resources provided to make some project possible|
|Synonyms:||financial_support funding financial_backing support|
"the foundation provided support for the experiment"
|Related terms:||resource back|