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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
backing /'bækiɳ/
  • danh từ
    • sự giúp đỡ; sự ủng hộ
    • (the backing) những người ủng hộ
    • sự bồi lại (một bức tranh...); sự đóng gáy (sách)
    • sự chạy lùi, sự giật lùi, sự lui
    • sự trở chiều (gió)
Concise Dictionary
+the posterior part of a human (or animal) body from the neck to the end of the spine
+the side that goes last or is not normally seen
+the part of something that is furthest from the normal viewer
+(football) a person who plays in the backfield
+the series of vertebrae forming the axis of the skeleton and protecting the spinal cord
+the protective covering on the front, back, and spine of a book
+the part of a garment that covers the back of your body
+a support that you can lean against while sitting
+the position of a player on a football team who is stationed behind the line of scrimmage
+be behind; approve of
+travel backward
+give support or one's approval to
+cause to travel backward
+support financial backing for
+be in back of
+place a bet on
+shift to a counterclockwise direction
+establish as valid or genuine
+strengthen by providing with a back or backing
+related to or located at the back
+located at or near the back of an animal
+of an earlier date
+in or to or toward a former location
+at or to or toward the back or rear
+in or to or toward an original condition
+in or to or toward a past time
+in answer
+in repayment or retaliation

Thesaurus Dictionary
1 support, help, aid, assistance, succour; approval, endorsement, patronage, approval, sponsorship:
He knows that he can rely on the backing of his local party.
2 investment, money, funds, funding, subsidy, grant; sponsorship:
How can you launch the company without backing?
Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun
1 [U] help; support: financial backing + The police gave the proposals their full backing.
2 [U] material attached to the back of sth in order to protect it or make it stronger: Remove the backing paper from the adhesive tape.
3 [U, C, usually sing.] (in pop songs) music that ACCOMPANIES (= is played with) the main singer or tune: a backing group / singer / track
Collocation Dictionary


strong | full, unanimous, whole-hearted
The teachers have the full backing of the school governors.
| financial, legal | government, official, popular


have | gain, get, receive, secure, win
They have won financial backing from the EU.
| need, seek | give sb, provide (sb with)
Who's going to provide the backing?


come from sb/sth
The backing will come from the government.


with/without the ~
They brought the legal action with the backing of their MP.
| ~ for
They want backing for more research.
| ~ from
backing from management

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