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backpedaling

see definition of backpedaling
  • as inchange of heart
  • as inpalinode
  • as inrecantation
  • as inrescission
  • as inretractation
  • as inretraction
  • as inretraction
  • as inreversal
  • as inturnaround
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Synonyms for backpedaling

noun widow of a king
  • dowager queen
  • merry widow
  • war widow

More words related to backpedaling

back away

verb. move away backwards
  • back out
  • backpedal
  • crawfish
  • pull back
  • retreat
  • withdraw

backtrack

verb. retrace one's step

change of heart

noun. altered attitude

cop out

verb. abandon, quit

copping out

verb. abandon, quit

double back

verb. retrace one's steps
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