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back down

verb

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to break a promise or agreement
  • if you back down about dinner again, I'm not going to agree to another date

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The first known use of back down was in 1849

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“Back down.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/back%20down. Accessed 28 May. 2022.

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