After the corporate split, the paper will no longer have blockbuster movies to backstop it.
It could serve as a backstop for Mitt, bringing him over the top at the last possible moment.
On the other, you risk ballooning one into the backstop in front of 50,000 people.
And Perry thinks TARP was a total mistake—along with all subsequent efforts to backstop or stimulate the economy.
It facilitates the game if the end of each court may be a wall or fence, and thus make sort of a backstop behind the goal.
Since the warning he had used the horizon as a backstop for all his shots.
He left Miss Fitzgerald to serve into the backstop and walked across the court to where Madge stood.
Still, it was unusual, and the lieutenant who served as combination secretary and backstop for oratory quaked as he listened.
Finally, the tenth shot smacked against the backstop and he racked his weapon and punched at the target return button.
The backstop was built up of earth and was soft enough so that the pins would not splinter on striking it.