Synonyms of 'backer'

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