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go back on ones word

  • as inrecant
  • as incancel
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Synonyms for go back on ones word

verb take back something said
  • annul
  • back down
  • back off
  • backtrack
  • contradict
  • disavow
  • disown
  • renege
  • renounce
  • repudiate
  • rescind
  • retract
  • revoke
  • take back
  • abjure
  • abnegate
  • abrogate
  • apostatize
  • cancel
  • countermand
  • deny
  • disclaim
  • forswear
  • nullify
  • recall
  • repeal
  • unsay
  • void
  • welsh
  • withdraw
  • back out
  • call back
  • dial back
  • eat one's words
  • go back on one's word
  • weasel out
  • worm out of

Antonyms for go back on ones word

  • accept
  • agree
  • allow
  • approve
  • corroborate
  • go forward
  • acknowledge
  • admit
  • affirm
  • establish
  • pass
  • permit
  • sanction
  • validate
  • confirm
  • emphasize
  • recapitulate
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.