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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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Perhaps she backed off because unhappy past experiences have made her wary.
Meanwhile, the White House backed off from a letter it sent to 51,681 Head Start leaders and more than 870,000 parent volunteers threatening them with legal action if they spoke against the Bush plan.
The government has not backed off on its deadline but a great number of payers and providers are still trying to find their way through the thicket of technical requirements, code sets and other regulatory challenges.
Then he backed off, deciding to sell Taiwan a raft of sophisticated weapons, but not the high-tech destroyers that Taipei desperately wanted to counter China's short-range missiles aimed at the island.
However, anybody sitting elsewhere but the sweet spot will again probably prefer that processor's Classical/ Opera mode (with the center level backed off the usual -3 dB below the set-up reference), which combines a reasonable hall acoustic with a steered center channel.
Carter seemed startled and quickly backed off, allowing his desire to get along with Moscow to triumph over human rights.
Earlier today, the electronics retailer increased more than eight percent, but it has backed off a bit since.
The government of Vietnam has backed off from a controversial social insurance law.
puppet, backed off from enforcing the program dictated by the mainland Communist regime.