backing · noun U /ˈbæk.ɪŋ/Full view
C2 support, especially money, for a person or plan
Dictionary examples:

financial backing

The proposal has the backing of the mayor.

Learner example:

Take some examples throughout history, such as Napoleon, who was very intelligent, and Hitler who, despite being dangerous and evil, had the backing of his country when he spoke to the people. (Certificate of Proficiency in English; C2; Danish)

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