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Synonyms for back

backwards

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again

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at a distance

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ago

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rear

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end

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reverse

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rear

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rearmost

gamble on

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  • gamble on
  • bet (money) on
  • speculate on
  • punt on
  • put money on
  • take a risk on
  • put your shirt on
  • stake money on
  • chance money on
  • wager money on
  • pledge money on
  • venture money on

back off from something

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  • retreat from
  • withdraw from
  • depart from
  • shrink from
  • pull back from
  • draw back from

back out of something: withdraw from

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  • withdraw from
  • abandon
  • cancel
  • pull out of
  • retire from
  • resign from
  • drop out of
  • give up on
  • retreat from
  • go back on
  • renege on
  • flip-flop on
  • backtrack on
  • chicken out of
  • cop out of
  • detach yourself from
  • recant on
  • disengage yourself from

back out of something: withdraw from

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  • withdraw from
  • retire from
  • reverse from
  • retreat from
  • pull back from
  • back off from
  • back away from
  • recoil from
  • draw back from
  • turn tail from

Synonyms for back

the part or area farthest from the front

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to supply capital to or for

to aid the cause of by approving or favoring

to present evidence in support of

back down: to abandon a former position or commitment

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located in the rear

in or toward a former location or condition

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the posterior part of a human (or animal) body from the neck to the end of the spine

the side that goes last or is not normally seen

the part of something that is furthest from the normal viewer

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the protective covering on the front, back, and spine of a book

the part of a garment that covers the back of your body

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a support that you can lean against while sitting

(American football) the position of a player on a football team who is stationed behind the line of scrimmage

give support or one's approval to

cause to travel backward

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support financial backing for

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be in back of

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shift to a counterclockwise direction

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establish as valid or genuine

strengthen by providing with a back or backing

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related to or located at the back

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located at or near the back of an animal

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of an earlier date

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at or to or toward the back or rear

in or to or toward a past time

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Although the oil stock has backed off of resistance in the 49 region, all of HAL's trendlines are approaching from underneath to lend what support is necessary.
Elsewhere in the state, McClintock backed off his threat to boycott after a walk-through of the debate site with campaign staffers Friday morning.
I thought I was done, but then I backed off, worked some things out and found some clear water.
Robinson originally committed to USC last year to play football before the Trojan coaching staff backed off, concerned he might favor basketball over football.
According to the Sheriff's Department investigation, an 18-year-old motorist was seen starting to race Sheldon Bell and Robert Smith but backed off well before Smith, the driver, lost control on Bouquet Canyon Road.
On Wednesday, the City Council backed off of the plan - for everyone that is, except gun retailers, who city officials want to drive out of business entirely.
Councilman Dave Weaver also backed off from a complete smoking ban.
The commission's Valley members met March 6 and agreed to release the alternative plan publicly the next day, but backed off to the surprise of commission member Richard Close, appointed to represent the 2nd District by then-Councilman Joel Wachs, who left the council in October.
11, most Americans have backed off from that kind of rhetoric.
But at the last moment, both backed off and the ball fell in for a single, loading the bases.
Police backed off, hoping the driver would slow down.