Today’s word of the day is ‘Backer‘ Let us understand more about this word.
Backer [ bak-er ]
What is the etymology of the word?
The noun comes from the 1580s, agent noun from the back.
What is this word’s grammar?
The word is a noun, i.e., it is the main subject of a sentence.
Does the word have a past tense? What is it?
No, the word is a noun. Therefore, it does not have a past form.
How is the word pronounced in popular languages?
1. Hindi – Saraparast
2. Spanish – Partidario(masculine); Partidaria(feminine)
3. French – Bailleur
4. Mandarin – Zhīchí zhě
How to use this word in a sentence?
1. She was elected to the House in November, becoming the first public backer of QAnon, an extremist ideology based on falsehoods, to win a seat.
2. The band was financed by a mystery backer.
3. I was looking for a backer to assist me in the attempted buy-out.
4. The anonymous backer is supporting the project by fully funding the activities for the students.
5. With no backer to offer financial support, the restaurant was forced to shut down last Friday.
What are some synonyms of the word of the day?
Some synonyms of the word are:
advocate, ally, benefactor, endorser, follower, patron, promoter, sponsor, angel, champion, money, protagonist, underwriter, etc.
What are some antonyms of the word of the day?
Some antonyms of the word are:
antagonist, enemy, opponent, opposition, opposer, etc
It sounds like they have a backer, and it’s always all about the money.
– EDWARD ATORINO
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