go back on
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go back on(
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A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (general)
a. faltar a
How am I supposed to trust you if you keep going back on your word?¿Cómo se supone que puedo confiar en ti si tú sigues faltando la palabra?
b. no cumplir
The store went back on the guarantee they made when I bought the stereo.La tienda no cumplió con la garantía que me dieron cuando compré el estéreo.
c. romper
I won't be the kind of president who goes back on a promise. I would never do that.Yo no seré el tipo de presidente que rompa con una promesa. Nunca haría eso.
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go back on
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (promise, one's word)
a. faltar a
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go back on
intransitive verb
[+decision] volverse atrás en; [+promise] incumplir
to go back on one's word faltar a su palabra
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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