Thesaurus / back up

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It would not do for his paper to charge criminal conspiracy without proper evidence to back up such an indictment.
"I'll just turn around and back up to it," spoke the Lobster.
The two men carried him back up the flight of steps, not daring to try the experiment of the passage leading to the library.
Back up the gridiron presently, Kenwood kicking on the second down.
FULL-BACK FOSTERRALPH HENRY BARBOUR
An' de track show she gon' back up de hill, an' I ver' mooch scare—cos she was dead!
I want a man who has not only brains to back up his muscle, but who also has muscle to back up his brains.
DENNISON GRANTROBERT STEAD
Young's comment lacked reverence, but it was to the point: "Well, he has got his back up, for sure!"
THE AZTEC TREASURE-HOUSETHOMAS ALLIBONE JANVIER
Because I put it out of commission, directly we got back up here, replied Diane.
That always makes him back up and kick; then he got his leg over the trace, was frightened, and ran away.
THE PREACHER OF CEDAR MOUNTAINERNEST THOMPSON SETON
He turned and went into the cabin and back up the stairs to the roof, picking up a huge telescope as he went.

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