"back out" Definition

  1. to retreat from a difficulty; reverse of GO AHEAD. Metaphor borrowed from the stables.

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Position in the dictionary: 65 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: back slang it, back-end, back-hander, backer, backslums, bacon, bad, bad egg, bad lot, bad words
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