Bow out and Leave

Bow out

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Bow out verb – To undergo defeat.
Leave and bow out are semantically related. in give up topic. In some cases you can use "Leave" instead a verb "Bow out", when it comes to topics like back out.
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Leave verb – To cause to remain behind.
Bow out and leave are semantically related. You can use "Bow out" instead a verb "Leave".
Nearby Words: leaving, leaven, leaved, leaver
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  • Just For Fun / Inspector Spacetime The writers were rushing production while he was terminally ill at his insistence to please the fans and not leave them hanging or ungracefully bow out with a Fake Shemp.
  • After Harry beats Binder for the last time, the criminal agrees to bow out of the rest of the fight on the island and leave.
  • Comicbook / Daredevil: Born Again Peter ignores him and confronts Fisk as Spidey, but realizes that he can't legally barge in and attack him since he doesn't have any official proof and is forced to bow out, deciding it's best to leave things to Daredevil once he recovers.
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