roll back

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

roll back

verb

Definition of ROLL BACK

transitive verb
1
:  to reduce (as a commodity price) to or toward a previous level on a national scale
2
:  to cause to retreat or withdraw :  push back
3
:  rescind <attempted to roll back antipollution standards>

Examples of ROLL BACK

  1. <lobbyists for the industry pressured the legislators to roll back the new automotive safety standards>

First Known Use of ROLL BACK

1942

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