What is the Meaning of BACK OUT?
to not keep a promise or commitment
- They thought they had sold their house, but the purchasers backed out of the deal before the final papers were signed.
- I know you agreed to go out with her cousin, but she didn’t tell you what he was like. I think you should back out; he’s really strange!
|present participle:||BACKING OUT|
|past participle:||BACKED OUT|