take back

verb

Definition of take back 

transitive verb

: to make a retraction of : withdraw

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Synonyms & Antonyms for take back

Synonyms

abjure, forswear (also foreswear), recant, renege, renounce, repeal, repudiate, retract, unsay, withdraw

Antonyms

adhere (to)

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Examples of take back in a Sentence

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

First Known Use of take back

1599, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of take back was in 1599

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