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recoil

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backing down

verb. back off

backlash

noun. adverse reaction

balk

verb. stop short

balked

verb. stop short

balking

verb. stop short

blanch

verb. become afraid

blanches

verb. become afraid

blench

verb. flinch

boomerang

verb. backfire
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