back out


Synonyms and Antonyms of back out

  1. to break a promise or agreement she backed out on her offer to help with the wedding planning Synonyms back down, back off, renege, cop out, fink outRelated Words chicken (out), wimp out; backpedal, backtrack; abjure, abnegate, disavow, forswear (also foreswear), recall, recant, repudiate, retract, take back, unsay, withdraw; beg off, cry off [chiefly British]Near Antonyms adhere (to), follow through (with); comply (with), fulfill (or fulfil), honor, keep, satisfy

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