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English definition of “climbdown”

climbdown

noun [C]   /ˈklaɪmdaʊn/ UK
an occasion when someone admits that they were wrong about something or have changed their opinion: an embarrassing climbdown by the governmentChanging your mindAdmitting and confessing
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