other words for turning back
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
The messenger impressed upon my men the necessity of turning back and implored them not to run any risk by accompanying me.
Turning back, he said eagerly, "Will our good friend answer all my questions when I go into the sky?"
No thought of turning back, no particular fear, no great exultation, simply a keeping straight on.
Turning back to sea, he looked again for the blinking green arrow.
Without speaking or turning back, she moved across the room, as though sleep walking.
After this day there was no turning back from bloodshed, and no American ever again spoke of Britain by the endearing name.
Turning back into the apartment, he swept his eyes round for anything that would serve as a rope.
Turning back to the kiosque, he saw that the paper was on sale without his having seen it brought there.
"Yes," I answered, turning back into the road and following a buggy.
"That is what I mean," said the general manager, turning back to his desk.