back out

The phrase “back out” has 2 syllables: back out.

It's pronounced as /bæk aʊt/.

What is synonym and antonym for back out?

In the thesaurus, “back out” has 8 synonyms.

Here are synonyms for back out along with examples of usage in sentences.

Synonyms for back out

Meanings of back out

  • verb
    1. To reverse (a vehicle) from a confined space.
    2. To withdraw from something one has agreed to do.
    3. To dare (someone) to not withdraw from a challenge.
    4. To bet on someone losing.
    5. To undo (a change).
    6. To exit a mode or function.

Example Sentences

  • Faced with the challenging situation, she chose to back out of the commitment.
  • The hesitant participant decided to back out of the risky investment.
  • Due to unforeseen circumstances, the performer had to unexpectedly back out of the event.
  • The team member realized the project's complexity and chose to back out.
  • Feeling overwhelmed, he regretfully decided to back out of the intense competition.

On this page you'll find 8 synonyms or another words to back out, such as: back down, back off, cancel, cop out, give up, recall, renege.

Make sure to choose synonyms and antonyms that are appropriate for the context of the sentence.

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