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verb [intransitive] backtrack pronunciation in British English /ˈbækˌtræk/
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present tense
I/you/we/theybacktrack
he/she/itbacktracks
present participlebacktracking
past tensebacktracked
past participlebacktracked
  1. 1
    to change your intentions, so that you become less willing or less likely to do something that you said you would do
    backtrack on: The government is backtracking on its commitment to increase spending.

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a fashion trend in which people intentionally wear ordinary, inexpensive, widely-available clothing

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boutonnière

a flower or small bunch of flowers worn on the lapel of a jacket on special occasions

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