Synonyms of 'backer'

abettor, acquaintance, admirer, aficionado, aid, ally, almoner, almsgiver, alter ego, angel, apologist, assignor, benefactor, benefactress, bettor, brother, buff, champion, confidant, confidante, consignor, contributor, dependence, Dionysus, donor, exponent, fairy godmother, familiar, fan, fellow, fellowman, fellow creature, friend, good Samaritan, grantor, guarantor, help, helper, helping hand, intimate, lady bountiful, lover, Maecenas, mainstay, maintainer, meal ticket, ministrant, neighbor, paranymph, partisan, patron, patroness, philanthropist, promoter, protagonist, reliance, Samaritan, Santa Claus, second, sectary, settler, sponsor, stalwart, subscriber, support, supporter, surety, sympathizer, testate, testator, testatrix, votary, well-wisher, sugar daddy, repository