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Back down - Meaning and Definition

 Phrasal Verb

back down

 Definition

to accept defeat in an argument

 Examples

- He wanted to go first but in the end he backed down and let her go first.

- "I won't back down" Tom Petty, I won't back down

 Verb and preposition
 separated?
Can't be separated
 Normal or Slang
Normal
 American / British /
 International
American
 Regular / Irregular
Back is a regular verb