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go back on sth

phrasal verb with go uk   /ɡəʊ/  us   /ɡoʊ/ verb (present participle going, past tense went, past participle gone)
to ​fail to ​keep a ​promise, or to ​change a ​decision or ​agreement: The ​governmentlookslikely to go back on ​itsdecision to ​close the ​mines. She's gone back on her word and ​decided not to give me the ​job after all.
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go back on sth

phrasal verb with go uk   us   /ɡəʊ/ verb (going, went, gone)
to not ​keep a promise, or to ​change a decision or ​agreement: The ​government looks likely to go back on its decision to ​close the ​mines.
(Definition of go back on sth from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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