Backer and Supporter


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Backer noun – A person who actively supports or favors a cause.
Usage example: backers of prison reform held a rally in front of the statehouse

Supporter is a synonym for backer in sponsor topic. In some cases you can use "Supporter" instead a noun "Backer", when it comes to topics like person, help, people, champion. popular alternative
Nearby Words: backing, backed
Synonyms for Backer


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Supporter noun – A person who actively supports or favors a cause.
Usage example: President Lyndon B. Johnson was a strong supporter of civil rights

Backer is a synonym for supporter in person topic. You can use "Backer" instead a noun "Supporter", if it concerns topics such as help, champion, advocate, defender. popular alternative
Nearby Words: support, supported, supporting, supportive, supportable
Synonyms for Supporter

How words are described

powerful powerful backer powerful supporter
huge huge backer huge supporter
main main backer main supporter
willing willing backer willing supporter
Other adjectives: major, chief, sole, mysterious, wealthy, financial, biggest.
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