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Meaning of CLIMB-DOWN

Pronunciation:  'klIm`dawn

 
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 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a retraction of a previously held position
  2. [v]  come down, as of a bird
 

CLIMB-DOWN is a 10 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: alight, backdown, withdrawal
 
 See Also: abjuration, come down, descend, fall, go down, recantation, retraction

 

 

Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: abjure, alight, back down, back out, backwater, crawfish out, deny, disavow, disclaim, dismount, disown, eat crow, eat dirt, eat humble pie, forswear, get down, get off, land, lick the dust, light, perch, recant, renege, renounce, repudiate, retract, revoke, settle, sing small, swallow, take back, touch down, unhorse, unsay, withdraw
 

 

 

 

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