Thesaurus > Related Words: back out

  Words related to back out

Related / Similar Words: retreat, pull back, back away, crawfish, crawfish out, pull in one's horns, withdraw

 

Definition:
  • 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";
  • move out of a space backwards; "He backed out of the driveway";

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    Grouped Verbs: withdraw, retreat, pull away, draw back, recede, pull back, retire, move back

     

    Derivational Morphology: withdrawer, withdrawal

     

    Anagrams: outback

     

     
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