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backed

 (băkt)
adj.
Having or furnished with a back or backing. Often used in combination: a low-backed chair; a high-backed sofa.

backed

(bækt)
adj
a. having a back or backing
b. (in combination): high-backed; black-backed.

backed

(bækt)

adj.
having a back, backing, setting, or support (often used in combination): a high-backed chair.
[1350–1400]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.backed - having a back or backing, usually of a specified type
backless - lacking a back; "a stool is a backless and armless seat"
2.backed - used of film that is coated on the side opposite the emulsion with a substance to absorb lightbacked - used of film that is coated on the side opposite the emulsion with a substance to absorb light
photography, picture taking - the act of taking and printing photographs
coated - having a coating; covered with an outer layer or film; often used in combination; "coated paper has a smooth polished coating especially suitable for halftone printing"; "sugar-coated pills"
References in classic literature ?
Joe blocked, and backed, and slid around the ring, avoiding blows and living somehow through the whirlwind onslaughts.
He backed up Spitz with his whip, while Buck backed up the remainder of the team.
Twice his teeth clipped together, like the steel jaws of a trap, as he backed away for better footing, with lean and lifting lips that writhed and snarled.
In one of the remaining races, Encino attorney Robert Glushon - backed by Valley homeowner leaders and Riordan - is assured of election in the 11th Council District because his opponent in a runoff, Maureen Kindel, dropped out of the race Wednesday.
Until recently, for example, most private placements were backed by equipment leases, trade receivables, health care receivables and subprime auto loans.