Engelsk verb: pull in one's horns
|1.||pull in one's horns (om kommunikasjon) make a retreat from an earlier commitment or activity|
|Eksempler med tilsvarende betydning||We'll have to crawfish out from meeting with him.|
He backed out of his earlier promise.
The aggressive investment company pulled in its horns.
|Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)||back away, back out, crawfish, crawfish out, pull back, retreat, withdraw|
|Utsagnsord med lignende betydning||draw back, move back, pull away, pull back, recede, retire, retreat, withdraw|