To cause to move backward or in a reverse direction:
To return to a previous point or subject, as in a lecture or discussion.
To move backward or away; withdraw or retire:
(Archaic) To move or seem to move backward.
Forward is defined as toward the front, or toward something in advance.
Find another word for backpedal. In this page you can discover 9 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for backpedal, like: fall back, back, backtrack, retreat, retrocede, retrograde, retrogress, retrace one's steps and forward.