Synonyms and Antonyms of gone back on
to break a promise or agreement
- He went back on his decision to move to the west coast.
chickened (out), wimped out
abjured, abnegated, disavowed, forsworn (also foresworn), recalled, recanted, repudiated, retracted, taken back, unsaid, withdrawn
begged off, cried off [chiefly British]
to leave (a cause or party) often in order to take up another
- She went back on the group and took up with a better-funded one.
abandoned, abdicated, abjured, apostatized, cut off, disowned, forsaken, quit (also quitted), rejected, renounced, repudiated, spurned
departed, gone, left, withdrawn
to be unfaithful or disloyal to
- She suspected that he had gone back on her during her time away.