backing - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate backing

backing is hyphenated as back-ing

How to pronounce backing

backing is pronounced ´băkɪŋ

Number of syllables in backing

The number of syllables in backing is 2

What part of speech in backing?

backing is a noun

How common in the word backing?

backing is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does backing convey?

Has a sentiment score of 2 on a scale of -5 to +5

Common collocations after 'backing'

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Common collocations before 'backing'

also, ask, before, began, get, hand, kept, know, man, now, only, over, start, will, without

Common collocations of 'backing'

almost, already, also, ask, away, before, began, days, did, enough, feet, get, hand, has, instead, just, kept, know, little, man, now, only, over, right, saw, start, stop, watch, will, without

Words with similar spelling to backing

baking, banking, blacking, hacking, lacking, packing, sacking

Synonyms of 'backing'

about-face, advance, affirmation, alpenstock, approval, arm, assistance, back, bandeau, brace, bracer, buttress, care, career, carriage, case, certification, countenance, course, cover, crutch, current, documentation, emulsion, encouragement, favor, favorable, film, flight, flip-flop, flow, foundation garment, gathering, girdle, guy, headband, help, interest, investment, lapse, mainstay, maintainer, maintenance, money, mount, plate, pro, progress, prop, recidivism, regress, regression, reinforce, reinforcement, reliance, rest, restitution, restoration, return, revulsion, rigging, right-about, roll, run, rush, set, setting, shoulder, slipcase, slipcover, sprit, staff, stake, stave, stay, stream, subsidy, subvention, sustenance, sustentation, traject, turn, turnabout, upkeep, trimming, trend, tailband, sympathy, supportive therapy, supporter, support, succor, stick, sternway, spine, sound film, soaring, smashing, skeleton, sinking, signature, shroud, sewing, rounding, rising, reversion, reverse, reversal, retroversion, retrogression, retrogradation, retrocession, relapse, reflux, reclamation, proof, patronage, passage, pack, onrush, ongoing, oblique motion, niggerhead, negative, neck, mounting, microfilm, mast, lining, library binding, jockstrap, jock, jacket, infrastructure, guidance, grubstake, grant, goodwill, fulcrum, frame, fosterage, fortification, flux, endorsement, dust jacket, dust cover, dry plate, driftage, drift, dope, descent, crook, corset, corroboration, cooperation, confirmation, chassis, charity, championship, cervix, cartridge, carrier, capitalization, cane, bushing, brassiere, bracket, bra, book jacket, bookcase, bookbinding, bipack, binding, bibliopegy, bibliofilm, bearing, bearer, backup, backbone, auspices, attestation, athletic supporter, ascent, ascending, aid, aegis, advocacy, wrapper, well-inclined, well-disposed, volte-face, vehicle, tutelage

Common Verb Collocations of backing

be, begin, can, enjoy, face, fill, find, gain, get, give, have, keep, lack, need, obtain, organize, provide, receive, remove, say, secure, seek, start, stop, want, will, win, use, 're, 's

Common Conjunction Collocations of backing

and, but, either, or

Lists containing backing

Words with similar spelling to baking
Words with similar spelling to banking
Words with similar spelling to hacking
Words with similar spelling to lacking
Words with similar spelling to packing
Words with similar spelling to racking
Words with similar spelling to sacking
Synonyms of 'about face'
Synonyms of 'advance'
Synonyms of 'advocacy'
Synonyms of 'aegis'
Synonyms of 'affirmation'
Synonyms of 'aid'
Synonyms of 'arm'
Synonyms of 'ascent'
Synonyms of 'assistance'
Synonyms of 'attestation'
Synonyms of 'auspices'
Synonyms of 'auxiliary'
Synonyms of 'back'
Synonyms of 'backbone'
Synonyms of 'backup'
Synonyms of 'bandeau'
Synonyms of 'bearer'
Synonyms of 'bearing'
Synonyms of 'binding'
Synonyms of 'bookbinding'
Synonyms of 'bookcase'
Synonyms of 'bra'
Synonyms of 'brace'
Synonyms of 'bracer'
Synonyms of 'bracket'
Synonyms of 'brassiere'
Synonyms of 'bushing'
Words with similar spelling to blacking
Synonyms of 'buttress'
Synonyms of 'cane'
Synonyms of 'capitalization'
Synonyms of 'CARE'
Synonyms of 'career'
Synonyms of 'carriage'
Synonyms of 'carrier'
Synonyms of 'cartridge'
Synonyms of 'case'
Synonyms of 'certification'
Synonyms of 'cervix'
Synonyms of 'championship'
Synonyms of 'charity'
Synonyms of 'chassis'
Synonyms of 'confirmation'
Synonyms of 'cooperation'
Synonyms of 'corset'
Synonyms of 'countenance'
Synonyms of 'course'
Synonyms of 'cover'
Synonyms of 'crook'
Synonyms of 'crutch'
Synonyms of 'descent'
Synonyms of 'documentation'
Synonyms of 'dope'
Synonyms of 'drift'
Synonyms of 'emulsion'
Synonyms of 'encouragement'
Synonyms of 'endorsement'
Synonyms of 'favor'
Synonyms of 'favorable'
Synonyms of 'film'
Synonyms of 'flight'
Synonyms of 'flow'
Synonyms of 'flux'
Synonyms of 'fortification'
Synonyms of 'fosterage'
Synonyms of 'foundation garment'