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  • v. To be treacherous or faithless to; betray; as, to go back on friends.
  • v. To fail to keep; to renege on; as, to go back on one's promises.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. fail to fulfill a promise or obligation

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