Back out

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Definition

to back out (of a room): to leave, to walk backwards from, to withdraw from (a room)
verb

to back out (of a deal): to pull out of, not to go through with, to withdraw from, to cancel (a deal)
idiom

Examples

  • "", but Horatio gestured for me to stay quiet, placed the bag on my desk and backed out of the room slowly, without saying a word."

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