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Synonyms for back up

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. support, back up(verb)

    give moral or psychological support, aid, or courage to

    Synonyms:
    digest, abide, congest, tolerate, choke, foul, support, plunk for, hold up, endure, choke off, back, stick out, back down, clog, fend for, patronise, clog up, back up, keep going, put up, corroborate, endorse, stomach, defend, confirm, bear out, back off, affirm, subscribe, brook, indorse, suffer, stand, sustain, patronize, underpin, substantiate, hold, plump for, patronage, bear

  2. back up, back off, back down(verb)

    move backwards from a certain position

    Synonyms:
    back, choke off, foul, clog, back off, chicken out, back up, bow out, support, back down, clog up, congest, pull out, choke

  3. back, back up(verb)

    establish as valid or genuine

    Synonyms:
    second, bet on, gage, foul, clog up, plump for, support, congest, back off, plunk for, game, choke off, back, indorse, stake, choke, clog, punt, endorse, back up, back down

  4. back up(verb)

    make a copy of (a computer file) especially for storage in another place as a security copy

    Synonyms:
    back, choke off, foul, clog, back off, back up, support, back down, clog up, congest, choke

  5. clog, choke off, clog up, back up, congest, choke, foul(verb)

    become or cause to become obstructed

    Synonyms:
    contaminate, drop dead, strangle, pop off, gag, buy the farm, give-up the ghost, clot, choke, foul, throttle, support, cash in one's chips, fret, befoul, kick the bucket, expire, choke off, back, pass away, perish, croak, clog, conk, asphyxiate, defile, clog up, back up, snuff it, decease, maculate, back down, go, choke down, constipate, pass, exit, back off, die, pollute, suffocate, overload, congest, scrag, stifle, choke back

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. back up

    Synonyms:
    support, sustain, assist, aid, help, BACK


Translations for back up

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  • peruuttaaFinnish
  • sauvegarder, reculer, sauvegarde, faire marche arrièreFrench
  • teruggaan, achteruitrijdenDutch
  • da înapoiRomanian
  • делать резервное копирование, возвращаться, делать бэкап, давать задний ход, возвращать, забэкапить, двигаться назад, сдавать назадRussian
  • yedeklemekTurkish

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