Phrasal Verbs with BACK, Definitions and Examples

Phrasal Verbs with BACK, Definitions and Examples in English;




 

Phrasal Verbs with BACK in English




Back up

To repeat something that you already said

They are explaining math lesson so fast. Can they back up a little?

 

Back down

To admit that you were wrong

Mary never backs down. She loves to argue and generally wins.

 

Back onto

Reverse a vehicle onto something

The vehicle backed onto my father’s toe.

 

Back off

Lower the setting of

My son! Could you back off the volume a bit, please?

 

Back off

Retreat, make space

You better back off a little if you want me to start serving this crown again.

 

Back away

Move in backward direction 

They backed away from the girl weilding a knife not wanting to get stabbed.

 




Back out

Withdraw from something one has agreed to do

He backed out of the agreement.

 

Back into

Enter a parking space or hit something in reverse gear

He backed into me in reverse at a stop sign.


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  1. MUHAMMAD November 7, 2018