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walk back

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walk back

verb phrase

To reverse: These may be developments we have to walk back (1990s+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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  • Then it drove away, for K. must take it to the garage and walk back.

    K Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • Just remember that if you ever ride up here alone—it might save you a walk back.

    Good Indian B. M. Bower
  • "It means that we've got to walk back home," was Tom's sorrowful answer.

  • Then she turned round, and began to walk back towards the highroad.

    A Spirit in Prison Robert Hichens
  • He turned, re-entered the grove and started to walk back to the pavilion.

    The Portygee Joseph Crosby Lincoln

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