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throw in the towel

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Synonyms for throw in the towel

verb withdraw
  • back down
  • cancel
  • give up
  • renege
  • surrender
  • avoid
  • back pedal
  • beg off
  • blow it off
  • chicken out
  • cop out
  • get cold feet
  • go back on
  • recant
  • resign
  • scratch
  • shy from
  • throw in the towel
  • weasel out
  • welsh
  • wiggle out
  • worm out

More words related to throw in the towel

accede

verb. agree or consent

back out

verb. withdraw

backed out

verb. withdraw

backing out

verb. withdraw

cede

verb. abandon, surrender

ceded

verb. abandon, surrender
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