Dictionary

take back

transitive verb

Definition of TAKE BACK

:  to make a retraction of :  withdraw

Examples of TAKE BACK

  1. <I take back what I said about her: she's not the fool I thought she was.>

First Known Use of TAKE BACK

1775

Browse

2 ENTRIES FOUND:
Next Word in the Dictionary: take boardPrevious Word in the Dictionary: takeawayAll Words Near: take back
July 03, 2015
interpellate Hear it
to formally question a public official
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears