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backer

Saltos de línea: back¦er
Pronunciación: /ˈbakə(r)
 
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Definición de backer en inglés:

sustantivo

1A person, institution, or country that supports someone or something, especially financially: he was the principal backer of the company
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The president and his backers insist that the opposition's relentless protests calling for reform have hurt the economy and have made implementing changes impossible.
  • While expanding a project's scope may seem like a good way to spend that extra money or attract additional backers, if you do not plan it out correctly, it can be a bad thing for your project.
  • His company attracted high-profile backers.
Sinónimos
1.1A person that bets on a horse.
Example sentences
  • In this way, the backer enters into the traditional role of the gambler and the lawyer enters into the traditional role of the bookmaker.
  • Ante-post backers with the traditional High Street bookmakers were hit by the withdrawals of several horses with big chances.
  • This philosophy has not only made Dunstone popular with punters, it has made his early backers very rich.

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