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pull in one's horns

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  1. retreat, pull back, back out, back away, crawfish, crawfish out, pull in one's horns, withdrawverb

    make a retreat from an earlier commitment or activity

    "We'll have to crawfish out from meeting with him"; "He backed out of his earlier promise"; "The aggressive investment company pulled in its horns"

    Synonyms:
    recall, retract, call in, draw back, take away, sequester, swallow, withdraw, back out, back away, draw off, remove, seclude, take, retire, draw, take back, pull back, call back, retrograde, crawfish, move back, retreat, sequestrate, recede, bow out, pull away, take out, adjourn, unsay, crawfish out, disengage

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#246take
#1651remove
#3350draw
#5370recall
#8206retreat
#10524withdraw
#11883swallow
#12529retire
#26952adjourn
#38092retract
#38684retrograde
#42146crawfish
#63983recede
#69437disengage
#115009sequester
#310890seclude

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