Either you'd back down or else you'd give the man a beating.
Then I carried it on my back down the street, round a corner, to an archway.
What are you going to do, Dave—try to turn around here or back down?
But when the day came for the election, no Gould was to be seen, and back down it tumbled.
Also, each hated to be the first to back down from a fair bet.
But they'll ...