Definition of backers:
Synonyms for backers:
- "The Honorable Peter Stirling and What People Thought of Him", Paul Leicester Ford.
In reply, my Lord Chatterino observed, it was true the protocol spoke in general terms of mutual supporters, but if- " Sir John Goldencalf would be at the trouble of referring to the instrument itself, he would see that the backers of Dr. Reasono were mentioned in the plural number, while that of Sir John himself was alluded to only in the singular number."- "The Monikins", J. Fenimore Cooper.
He inferred that one of his financial backers in the fabulous enterprise was Aquintax Djupont, and that the fact that Djupont had recently been brain- washed at the Neuropsychiatorium in Metropolita had no bearing on the case whatsoever.- "Operation Earthworm", Joe Archibald.