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turn back

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of turn back

  1. to drive back <a cavalry charge that was turned back by withering fire> Synonyms beat off, fend (off), rebut, repulse, stave off, turn away, repelRelated Words defy, fight, hold off, oppose, resist, stand off, withstand; deflect, ward (off); rebuff, snub, spurnNear Antonyms embrace, hail, welcome




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