roll back - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theyroll back
he/she/itrolls back
present participlerolling back
past tenserolled back
past participlerolled back
  1. 1
    to remove something, or to reduce the influence of something

    You can’t roll back all the reforms of the last ten years.

See also main entry: roll