back down
intransitive verb phrase
1. (to withdraw) 
The insurance company finally backed down and agreed to pay the customer's claim.Al final, la empresa de seguros se echó atrás y aceptó pagar lo que reclamaba el cliente.
The government is refusing to back down on its proposals for labor union reform.El gobierno se niega a dar marcha atrás en sus propuestas para la reforma sindical.
We have to find a way of getting her to back down without losing face.Tenemos que conseguir que se eche para atrás sin quedar mal.
back down
intransitive verb
1. (general) 
a. echarse atrás 
back down
echarse atrás; dar marcha atrás
It's too late to back down now
to back down on sth echarse atrás en algo; dar marcha atrás en algo
he pleaded with them to back down on their demand for Wyatt's resignation
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