Question: What’S A Word For Having Someone’S Back?

What is it called when you pay someone back?

Synonyms of ‘pay someone back’ I was sorely tempted to retaliate.

hit back at.

reciprocate.

recompense..

What does got my back mean?

have (got) (someone’s) back To be willing and prepared to help or defend someone; to look out for someone in case they need assistance. Don’t worry about those thugs, buddy. I’ve got your back if they ever come bother you again.

What does it mean when a man says I need you?

It means that he can’t see his life without you, he needs you in his life, and he wants you to accept take his hand. He wants your support, he needs your love, and he is a vocal man who is being completely open about his feelings. He wants your kind words, your optimism, and your strength.

What does Thanks for having my back mean?

Thanks for having my back When someone has been generally helpful to you at tough time, you can say this. A similar phrase you could try is “Thanks for looking out for me.” These expressions are both useful for thanking people who have supported you over a long period in your life.

What do you say when someone says I’m here for you?

If you feel the same way, you say, “I’ll always be here for you, too”. If you don’t feel the same way, just say, “Thank you. That means so much to me” or “Thank you. It’s wonderful to have that kind of support” — or something similar.

What means pay back?

1 : requital. 2 : a return on an investment equal to the original capital outlay also : the period of time elapsed before an investment is recouped. Synonyms Example Sentences Learn More about payback.

What it means to have someone’s back?

(idiomatic) To be prepared and willing to support or defend someone. If you ever need help, just ask. You know I have your back.

What is the word for taking something back?

Synonyms for take back in English suppress; revoke; withhold; subdue; retract; keep in control; recant; keep back; pulverize; take back; rub fine; crush; pulverise; withdraw; swallow; unsay; return; bring back; repossess. take back.

What does it mean when a guy says I got your back?

It means that you will support someone especially in a difficult or hazardous situation. In the most literal terms – if you and a friend were going to enter into a physical battle or a gun fight. You would be at your friends back defending him from enemy coming at him from behind.

What does I’ve got your six mean?

“Got your six” Meaning: Watching your back. Military members commonly describe direction using the hours of a clock. Whichever direction the vehicle, unit, or individual is moving is the 12 o’clock position, so the six o’clock position is to the rear.

What does got you mean?

“I got you” is sometimes slang for “I understand you” or can also be used as a reassuring phrase (more like: it’s ok, I’ll protect you).

Who always has my back meaning?

To be willing and prepared to help or defend someone; to look out for someone in case they need assistance. Don’t worry about those thugs, buddy. I’ve got your back if they ever come bother you again. You can always rely on your parents to have your back. See also: back, have.