(Baseball) A relief pitcher.
Rescue from a siege:
The state of being supported:
(Music) A part, usually performed by instruments, that gives support or adds to the background in music, or adds for ornamentation; also, the harmony of a figured bass.
A person trained to do the work of another.
Something that is standard, well-tested, or frequently used.
One who agrees in addition, or such a motion, as required in certain meetings to pass judgement etc.
(Usually uncountable) One or more people employed to help in the maintenance of a house or the operation of a farm or enterprise.
Self-restraint in expression or bearing; reticence or coolness:
An individual or group that assists or functions in a supporting capacity:
Find another word for backups. In this page you can discover 17 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for backups, like: relievers, reliefs, substitutes, stand-ins, supports, accompaniments, patronages, backings, understudies, standbys and seconds.