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backup

How to sign: someone who takes the place of another (as when things get dangerous or difficult)
"the star had a stand-in for dangerous scenes"; "we need extra employees for summer fill-ins";

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fill in in ASL Watch how to sign fill in in American Sign Language
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fill in in ASL Watch how to sign fill in in American Sign Language
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relief in ASL Watch how to sign relief in American Sign Language
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backup in ASL Watch how to sign backup in American Sign Language
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relief in ASL Watch how to sign relief in American Sign Language
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relief in ASL Watch how to sign relief in American Sign Language
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fill in in ASL Watch how to sign fill in in American Sign Language
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relief in ASL Watch how to sign relief in American Sign Language
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reliever in ASL Watch how to sign reliever in American Sign Language
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backup in ASL Watch how to sign backup in American Sign Language
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fill in in ASL Watch how to sign fill in in American Sign Language
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relief in ASL Watch how to sign relief in American Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: stand-in, reliever, backup man, fill-in, substitute, relief

Categories: compeer, equal, match, peer

Within this category: double, locum tenens, surrogate

back up

How to sign: become or cause to become obstructed
"The leaves clog our drains in the Fall"; "The water pipe is backed up";

congest in ASL Watch how to sign congest in American Sign Language
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congest in ASL Watch how to sign congest in American Sign Language
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clog in ASL Watch how to sign clog in American Sign Language
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clog in ASL Watch how to sign clog in American Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: clog, clog up, congest, choke off, foul, choke

Categories: block, close up, impede, jam, obstruct, obturate, occlude

Within this category: crap up, gum up, silt up, stuff

back up

How to sign: give moral or psychological support, aid, or courage to
"She supported him during the illness"; "Her children always backed her up";

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Similiar / Same: support

Within this category: help, patronize, promote, second, sponsor, undergird

backup

How to sign: the act of providing approval and support
"his vigorous backing of the conservatives got him in trouble with progressives";

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Similiar / Same: backing, patronage, championship

Categories: approval, approving, blessing

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