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Definition of "backpedalling" [backpedalling]

  • Present participle of backpedal. (verb)

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Use "backpedalling" in a sentence
  • "At any rate, the backpedalling is pretty amusing, though:"
  • "After some furious backpedalling from the Germans in recent days, bond and markets are now pricing in the announcement of a bailout of"
  • "After some furious backpedalling from the Germans in recent days, bond and stock markets are now pricing in the announcement of a bailout of Greece at today's European Union summit."
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