Phrasal Verb: Back up

Back up

Meaning: Make a copy of computer data

Example: You should always BACK UP important files and documents so that you won't lose all your work if something goes wrong with the hardware.

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Back up

Meaning: Support

Example: The rest of the staff BACKED her UP when she complained about working conditions.

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Back up

Meaning: Drive a vehicle backwards

Example: Tom BACKED UP without looking and ran over his laptop.

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