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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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The Irish Stallion Farms Novice Chase looks another fascinating contest, with course and distance winner JENARI bidding to bounce back from his Grade 1 effort behind Back In Focus at Leopardstown, when he unseated Tony McCoy.
Berlusca wouldn't be the first to leap out and grab you, having been beaten a combined 45 lengths on his last two starts, but I'm going to take a chance on him leaving those efforts behind back at his favourite stomping ground with those defeats likely to help his price.
CSABA LASZLO: Managing team with a hand tied behind back and burgeoning injury list.
Others to consider include George Kent's progressive three-year-old Custom Cat, fully 30lb higher than when sparking a tremendous four-timer at Cork, and both Vastonea and Castle Bar Sling, placed behind Back Burner at Leopardstown last week.
10 Windsor Showed little on his Chepstow reappearance but no surprise to see him leave that behind back at his favoruite track where he boasts figures of 52121212130016.
Family One had earlier claimed the Group 2 Prix Robert Papin in impressive fashion, sweeping to the front under a motionless Ioritz Mendizabal to defeat outsider Louve Rouge by three lengths, with the Tom Dascombetrained Bear Behind back in fourth.
FILM Denzel Washington and Clive Owen HANDS TIED Hostage is led out with hands behind back OVERALLS Officer helps victim in a white boiler suit ARREST Suspect is held by armed police yesterday
Not seen on the racecourse since last November at Punchestown when he finished fourth only four lengths behind Back In Front, a run which posts him as a danger to all.
40 York, nap) Winning run came to an end when third in the Queen's Vase at Royal Ascot, but fancied to leave that behind back in trip in a handicap.
ACCIDENT: Rat, inset, hides his camera behind back in tunnel; TRAGIC: Diana
At Haydock in heavy ground last time, Neptune Equester stayed on best of all to be third behind Back In Focus and Court In Motion.
Bring your hands together behind back and gently press back.
Although Beggars Cap was up against it from a stone out of the handicap at Aintree last week he ran too badly to be true (detached from an early stage) in a race won by a horse a mere 9lb wrong at the weights and the fact Ferdy Murphy has him out again nine days later persuades me there's more than an outside chance he's going to leave that behind back on his correct mark in the 4.
The single-bird dawn had been cold and damp, no warmer than I'd left behind back home.
And, by the way, he had Don't Push It pulled up behind back at the festival a month ago.