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English definition of “back”

back

verb [T] (SUPPORT)    /bæk/
C2 to give support to someone or something with money or words: The management has refused to back our proposals .Backing, supporting and defendingDefending and protectingInvesting money Grammar:BackBack is an adverb, noun, adjective or verb.Grammar:Back as an adverb[taking a photograph]Grammar:Back as a nounGrammar:Back as an adjectiveGrammar:Back as a verb[talking about a pet dog]
(Definition of back verb (SUPPORT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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