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  1. back up, back off, back downverb

    move backwards from a certain position

    "The bully had to back down"

    Synonyms:
    back, choke off, foul, clog, back off, chicken out, back up, bow out, support, clog up, congest, pull out, choke

  2. chicken out, back off, pull out, back down, bow outverb

    remove oneself from an obligation

    "He bowed out when he heard how much work was involved"

    Synonyms:
    pull, pull up, extract, back off, chicken out, back up, bow out, draw out, withdraw, take out, get out, draw, pull out

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#103back
#148support
#3350draw
#3810pull
#5757extract
#9718foul
#10524withdraw
#21204choke
#30189clog
#299464congest

How to use back down in a sentence?

  1. Passenger Mackenzie Rose:

    I understand that he actually punched her twice, i did see her walk back down the aisle afterwards. She had blood splattered on the outside of her mask.

  2. Chrystia Freeland:

    We will not escalate and we will not back down.

  3. Amy Kremer:

    It is up to you and I to save this Republic, we are not going to back down, are we? Keep up the fight!

  4. Sam Rosen:

    More and more people are using it like an extension of their home or like a second closet, they send us seasonal items or luggage or even air conditioners. We have a lot of customers who do a wardrobe change two to three times per year. It’s like putting your coats in the attic and getting them back down again.

  5. Wasim Khan:

    From the day that I arrived, I made it clear that women's cricket had been massively undervalued within Pakistan, we have to obviously plan accordingly for all the areas of investments within our game. Certainly there are no plans to back down on the pledges that I made when I first arrived 14 months ago.


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