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In an argument between two people, when one of them claims too much and the other shows him up: "He saw that he was wrong, so he started to ________."

Topic: 
Relationships among People
In an argument between two people, when one of them claims too much and the other shows him up: "He saw that he was wrong, so he started to ________."
Response: 
BACK DOWN
BACKTRACK
CRAWFISH
BACK OFF
BACK UP
RENEGE
APOLOGIZE
BACK OUT
CHICKEN OUT
GIVE IN
NR
EAT HIS WORDS
HEDGE
BACK WATER
TAKE BACKWATER
MAKE EXCUSES
PULL IN HIS HORNS
BACK AWAY
RETRACT
BACKPEDAL
GIVE UP
SOFTEN UP
ALIBI
CRAWL
EAT CROW
TAKE WATER
DRAW IN HIS HORNS
RETREAT
BACKSLIDE
CHANGE HIS TUNE
COVER UP
WITHDRAW
COME DOWN
SHUT UP
TAKE IT BACK
TREAD WATER
WIGGLE OUT
BLUSTER
CHANGE THE SUBJECT
CLAM UP
COMPROMISE
CRAWFISHING
GIVE GROUND
MAKE AMENDS
PULL BACK
RETRACK
SIMMER DOWN
WELCH
BACK
BACK OUT OF IT
BACKTRACKING
CHANGE HIS MIND
CRAWFISH OUT OF IT
CRAWL OUT OF IT
DRAW BACK
EAT HIS OWN WORDS
EDGE AWAY
GIVE
HEM AND HAW
PASS THE BUCK
PULL AWAY
PULL IN
SLOW DOWN
SNEAK OUT OF IT
SQUIRM OUT OF IT
TURN TAIL
ABOUT FACE
ADMIT HE WAS WRONG
ADMIT HIS FAULT
ADMIT HIS MISTAKE
ARGUE
BACK AND FILL
BACK OUT OF THE BOG
BACK OUT OF THE DEAL
BACK TO THE WALL
BACK TRAIL
BACK UP A LITTLE
BACKFIRE
BACKING DOWN
BACKING OFF
BACKING UP
BACKLASH
BACKPADDLE
BACKSLIDING
BACKSTEP
BACKWATERED
BE DAMNED
BE REALISTIC
BEAT A RETREAT
BEAT AROUND THE BUSH
BEG HIS PARDON
BEG OFF
BLUFF HIS WAY OUT
BLUSTERING
BOW OUT
BUG OUT
BUZZ
CALM DOWN
CHANGE HIS STORY
CHANGE HIS TACK
CHANGED HIS MIND
CHECK OUT
CLEAN UP
CLEAR HIMSELF
COME ACROSS
COME AROUND
COME BACK TO EARTH
COME DOWN A NOTCH
COME OFF HIS HIGH HORSE
COME OVER
COME OVER AND AGREE
COME UNDER
COOL DOWN
COOL OFF
CORRECT HIMSELF
CORRECT IT
CRAWFISH BACK
CRAWFISH OUT
CRAWL DOWN
CRAWL IN
CRAWL IN HIS SHELL
CRAWL OUT
CRAYFISH
CUT HIM DOWN
DEFEND HIMSELF
DO BETTER
DOUBLE BACK
DOUBLE-TALK
DRAW IN HIS CLAWS
EASE DOWN
EASE OUT
EASE OVER
EAT HUMBLE PIE
EDGE OFF
EDGE OUT
EQUIVOCATING
EXPLAIN
FEEL LIKE A SMALL POTATO
FILIBUSTER
FINALLY ADMITTED IT
FIND EXCUSES FOR HIS LYING
FLAKE OUT
FOLD UP
FUSS
GET AWAY
GET EVEN WITH HIM
GET OUT
GET OUT FROM UNDER
GIVE WAY
GO BACK IN HIS SHELL
GO BACKWARD
GRIPE
GROVEL
HEM-HAW
KNUCKLE UNDER
KOWTOW
LEAN THE OTHER WAY
LEAVE
LET DOWN
LET GO
LIE
MAKE IT RIGHT
MAKE UP FOR IT
MELT
MEND HIS WAYS
MOVE ON
NIG ON HIM
OWN UP TO IT
PHASE OUT
PISS BACKWARDS
PLAY FAIR
PLAY THE FOOL
PLAY UP TO HIM
PULL HIS HORNS IN
PULL IN HIS HORN
PULL IN HIS HORSES
PULL IN HIS NECK
PULL OFF
PULL OUT
PUSSYFOOT AROUND
PUT HIM DOWN
QUIET DOWN
QUIT
RECANT
RECONSIDER
REIN IN
RELENT
REPENT
RETALIATE
RETRACT HIS STATEMENT
RUN BACKWARD
RUN OFF
SAVE FACE
SAVE HIS FACE
SAY HE CLAIMED TOO MUCH
SAY HE OVERSTEPPED HIMSELF
SAY HE WAS WRONG
SEE THE LIGHT
SHIFT HIS POSITION
SHOW HIM UP
SHUT HIS MOUTH
SIDLE AWAY
SLIDE OUT OF IT
SLIP OUT OF IT
SLITHER AWAY
SMOOTH IT OVER
SMOOTH THINGS OVER
SOFT-PEDAL
SQUARE HIM UP
SQUEEM OUT
SQUIRM OUT
STRAIGHTEN OUT
STRAIGHTEN UP
SWALLOW HIS TONGUE
SWALLOWED HIS WORDS
SWIM BACK
TAKE BACK
TAKES HIM DOWN A PEG
TEETER-TOTTER
TOOK LOW
TRY TO CRAWL OUT OF IT
TRY TO SAVE FACE
TURN ABOUT FACE
TURN CHICKEN
UNBEND
WALK AWAY
WALK OFF
WALK OUT OF IT
WAS MADE TO EAT HIS WORDS
WEAKEN
WEASEL
WEASEL OUT
WELCH OUT
YIELD
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