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back away

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of back away

  1. to move back or away (as from something difficult, dangerous, or disagreeable) backed away from the snake very slowly and carefully Synonyms of back away retreat, drop back, fall back, pull out, recede, retire, withdrawWords Related to back away flee, fly; flinch, recoil, shrink; chicken (out); bow out; back down, backpedal, backtrack, climb down; detach, disengage, disentangle, pull away; abandon, depart, evacuate, go, leave, quit, vacateNear Antonyms of back away beard, brave, brazen, breast, confront, dare, defy, face, outbraveAntonyms of back away advance



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