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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.
With this special offer, new Card Members can now earn even more cash back on their monthly cell phone bill or a much-awaited phone upgrade all backed by the service and security of American Express.
Attached to our house were four more and they backed onto a further five.
2 : to move back <She backed out of the garage.>
It can be modified from a 100% full-court press, backed up to a "three-quarter" press and even back to a half-court defense.