• Definition for "backdown"
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backdown definition

  • noun:
    • An act of backing down; a retraction or detachment.
    • A receding or giving up; a total surrender.
    • The act of backing down. See back. verb
    • The act of backing down. See straight back, verb
    • a retraction of a previously held position
  • verb:
    • move backwards from a particular place
    • remove oneself from an obligation
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