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back-to-backWith one's back facing somebody else's back.
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back-to-backIdentical or similar and sequential.
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bounce backTo recover from a negative without seemingly any damage.
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hold backTo act with reserve; to contain one's full measure or power.
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kick backTo relax.
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put backTo return something to it's original place.
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answer backTo reply to a question at a later time.
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back awayOf your attention on the thing in front being avoided.
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back intoTo reverse a vehicle into a space.
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back of beyondA very remote place.
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back offTo move backwards away from something.
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back offTo become less aggressive, particularly when one had appeared committed to act.
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back offTo lower the setting of.
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back ontoTo reverse a vehicle onto something.
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back outTo withdraw from something one has promised to do.
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back upAs a security measure.
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come backTo return to a place.
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draw backTo retreat from a position.
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drop backOf a quarterback or other player in the backfield, to take a number of steps back from the line of scrimmage immediately after the snap or hike of the ball, to avoid defenders.
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fall backTo retreat.
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go backTo return to a place.
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go back onTo be treacherous or faithless to; betray; as, to go back on friends.
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go back to square onerevert to the beginning and start all over again
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hold backTo contain; stop.
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hold backTo delay, especially in school.
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knock backTo drink an alcoholic beverage swiftly or often.
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look backTo reminisce about a past time.
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put backTo drink fast; to knock down alcohol.
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ring backTo return a phone call.
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ring backTo make another phone call to the same person.
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roll back the yearsTo produce a sense of nostalgia
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stand backTo maintain a safe distance from a hazard.
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take backTo retract an earlier statement.
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take backTo cause to remember some past event or time.
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take backTo regain possession of something.
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answer backTo reply impertinently; to talk back.
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answer backTo issue echo characters, protocol responses, reflexive connection requests, etc.
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back downTo take a less aggressive position in a conflict than one previously has or has planned to.
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back outTo reverse a vehicle from a confined space.
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back upTo move backwards, especially for a vehicle to do so.
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back upTo provide support or the promise of support.
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back upFor the non-striker to take a few steps down the pitch, in preparation to taking a run, just as the bowler bowls the ball.
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back upSo as to stop the ball, and prevent overthrows.
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bring backTo fetch something.
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draw backTo withdraw from an undertaking.
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draw backTo pull something back or apart.
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go back onTo fail to keep; to renege on; as, to go back on one's promises.
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put backTo postpone an arranged event or appointment.
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run backTo take someone home by car. Give someone a lift to their house.
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a bad penny always comes backAlternative form of a bad penny always turns up.
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