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back down

(v + adv) INTRANSITIVEseas siar PhrV  c m ugéill verb  c m utabhair isteach PhrV  c m uneither side were willing to back down ní raibh ceachtar den dá thaobh toilteanach seasamh siar, ní raibh ceachtar den dá thaobh toilteanach géilleadhit's not like him to back down from a fight ní nós leis seasamh siar ó throidthe government backed down over the tuition fees thug an rialtas isteach maidir leis na táillí teagaisc → see back

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