backer :

Search Words
You can search or browse for words

backer

ba ker

  • n  invests in a theatrical production

  • He's facing off against his onetime Redmond partner, brandishing a robust stock portfolio (he was an early backer of Yahoo) and a venture fund that has raised $1 billion for new .
  • The big-bucks backer: tobacco heiress Doris Duke.
  • This site, one of the latest blogs from Gawker Media (backer of Wonkette, Fleshbot, Gizmodo and a slew of others, including our next pick), dispenses sound tech advice with the .
News & Articles

Quotes

  • Michel Platini in BBC News
    Platini added: "If a club can get loans from a bank to buy players and is able to pay back bank loans then it is not a problem. But if a club gets a lot of money or subsidies from a big backer and is still in deficit in two years then it is a...
  • Dontarrious Thomas in Lionsfans.com
    Being with (Frazier), I definitely have more familiarity with his style and his scheme. But Napo is a great guy and he's been a great backer,Thomas said. "Basically Cover-2 is Cover-2 and all the backers do the same thing. You've just got...

Bee Dictionary: Search, browse, look at common errors, idioms and more.