move back


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Related to move back: fall off, call on, try out, in favor, overhyped
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.move back - pull back or move away or backward; "The enemy withdrew"; "The limo pulled away from the curb"
back away, crawfish, crawfish out, pull in one's horns, back out, retreat, pull back, withdraw - make a retreat from an earlier commitment or activity; "We'll have to crawfish out from meeting with him"; "He backed out of his earlier promise"; "The aggressive investment company pulled in its horns"
go, locomote, move, travel - change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically; "How fast does your new car go?"; "We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus"; "The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect"; "The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell"; "news travelled fast"
fall back - move back and away from; "The enemy fell back"
retreat, retrograde - move back; "The glacier retrogrades"
back down, back off, back up - move backwards from a certain position; "The bully had to back down"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
Translations
couvat
bevæge sig tilbage
perääntyä
kretati se unatrag
後ろに下がる
뒤로 이동하다
flytta tillbaka
ย้ายกลับ
lùi

move back

يَتَحَرَكُ لِلْخَلْفِ couvat bevæge sig tilbage zurückstellen κινούμαι προς τα πίσω retroceder perääntyä revenir kretati se unatrag tornare indietro 後ろに下がる 뒤로 이동하다 terugbewegen flytte tilbake cofnąć recuar пятиться flytta tillbaka ย้ายกลับ geri gitmek lùi 退缩
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009
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Bex hears from Hayley, who reveals Martin has spent the night at Stacey's, that the plan is for them to move back, and Bex is livid that she didn't hear it from her own dad.
Residents got their first look yesterday at the devastation wrought by a bushfire that ravaged a town in Australia, but fears over asbestos and unstable structures mean even those with houses still standing cannot move back.
President Donald Trump on Tuesday hailed General Motors Co.'s decision to shut down a plant in South Korea, saying the carmaker will now "move back" to Detroit.
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Lee Carter trains from a second yard, the Old Stables, and Dow has permission from both vendor and buyer to move back to Clear Height.
If you are struggling on how to vote in the EU referendum can I point you to the news that a Brexit could force hundreds of thousands of Brits who are living abroad to move back here.
Oregon has gone 9-2 since that time to move back into the national rankings.
Tracy tells Diane she feels uncomfortable around Andy, so Val says she can move back in.