To take back (a comment, etc).
To give up one's work, business, career, etc., esp. because of advanced age
To become more distant, and hence indistinct
To decline in value:
Find another word for back-off. In this page you can discover 9 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for back-off, like: withdraw, back down, bow-out, retire, recede, retreat, chicken-out, pull out and back up.