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Definition of Backstop

What is the definition of BACKSTOP?

Here is a list of definitions for backstop.

  1. (baseball) the person who plays the position of catcher
  2. (baseball) a fence or screen (as behind home plate) to prevent the ball from traveling out of the playing field
  3. a precaution in case of an emergency; "he acted as a backstop in case anything went wrong"

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What are the verbs of the BACKSTOP?

  1. act as a backstop

What are the synonyms of the word BACKSTOP?

What is another word for BACKSTOP?. Here is a list of synonyms for BACKSTOP.

  1. CATCHER - What dictionaries does CATCHER exist in?
  2. BACKSTOP - What dictionaries does BACKSTOP exist in?

Words beginning with BACKSTOP?

We only list the first 50 results for words beginning with BACKSTOP.

  1. backstopped
  2. backstopping
  3. backstops

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