Definition of 'back off'
Example sentences containing 'back off'
She sat cross-legged on the rock, the mountain breeze playing with her hair, drawing it back off her face.WHEN THE APRICOTS BLOOM DESPERADOES
BREACH OF DUTY (1999)
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Definition of back off from the Collins English Dictionary
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