Definitions for back out

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. back out(verb)

    move out of a space backwards

    "He backed out of the driveway"

  2. retreat, pull back, back out, back away, crawfish, crawfish out, pull in one's horns, withdraw(verb)

    make a retreat from an earlier commitment or activity

    "We'll have to crawfish out from meeting with him"; "He backed out of his earlier promise"; "The aggressive investment company pulled in its horns"


  1. back out(Verb)

    To reverse a vehicle from a confined space.

  2. back out(Verb)

    To withdraw from something one has promised to do.

  3. back out(Verb)

    To undo a change.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Dustin Johnson:

    I feel great and I'm in a good spot, i'll get a good night's rest and get back out here tomorrow.

  2. Leslie James:

    With oil prices down, they can't afford the boats, i don't know when I'll be going back out to the rigs.

  3. Phil Mickelson:

    I really enjoyed the challenge of the day, it's fun to be back out competing, and I had a good day with the putter.

  4. Peyton Manning:

    Having a bye week certainly helped to get back out there and practice, this year has been a unique year with injuries.

  5. Kevin Durant:

    I'm just excited to get back out there with my teammates, it was a long 6-1/2 trying to get better and get my foot right.

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