Synonyms for backing out
- back down
- give up
- back pedal
- beg off
- blow it off
- chicken out
- cop out
- get cold feet
- go back on
- shy from
- throw in the towel
- weasel out
- wiggle out
- worm out
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BACKING OUT
I don't; I'm as dry as any of you, but I have no idea of backing out.
The men were backing out of its way, when suddenly it slewed round its tail.
Pretty mean I should have felt, backing out of a thing like that!
They hoped that he would put an end to his thoughts of backing out of it.
No, there was no possibility of his backing out of the affair now and washing his hands of it.
She had the courage of carrying off as well as of backing out.
Miser Farebrother is bound to me, and there shall be no backing out.
Think well, 96 because there can be no backing out when we have started.
"Thank you very much," I started, as a prelude to backing out.
Could it be possible that she herself was desirous of backing out.