backer

All Noun
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  • He also would sell off office equipment, until he finally found new backers.
  • That's because he always wants to do what his backers tell him. Cited from The Honorable Peter Stirling and What People Thought of Him, by Ford
  • He made as if to get up, but his backer stopped him. Cited from The Vision Splendid, by William MacLeod Raine
  • He became the secretary-general and main financial backer of this party.
  • This extra content was initially made available only to backers, becoming generally available some time after release.
  • White played defensive end and line backer which is what he was known for in college.
  • Sir William's main interest in the business was as the financial backer.
  • His one remaining backer stayed to cast a look at him, and that was all. Cited from A Gentleman of France, by Stanley Weyman
  • Finally he found a backer to support him while he studied chemistry in Paris.
  • Some of these were friends and backers in the late election. Cited from The Covered Wagon, by Emerson Hough
  • Some financial backers threatened legal action following long periods of no communication.
  • Do you suppose that we -- my backer and I -- shall run the risk for nothing? Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 2, No. 14, December 1858, by Various
  • The film's financial backers were initially concerned about whether he could sing well enough for the role.
  • The organization had other powerful backers, both in the world of sports and elsewhere.
  • However, they run into difficulty when each of the production's backers want a completely different style of film made.
  • This was the original concept design and story pitched to financial backers before the film went into full production.
  • Its backers included powerful local business and political figures.
  • When he was involved in a minor scandal, his backers were only too glad to release him.
  • Frohman would become not only his financial backer, but a close friend as well.
  • The backers are only charged if the research projects reach their funding target during a set time frame.
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