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backer

back·er

backer

 
pronunciation:
bae kr
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition: someone who supports or gives time or money to a business, a cause, or the like.
a backer of free electionsthe film's financial backers
synonyms:
advocate, patron, supporter
similar words:
adherent, champion, friend, investor, promoter, proponent, sponsor, underwriter
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