|part of speech:
||reneged, reneges, reneging
||to fail to do what one has promised; go back on one's word.
He reneged on his pledge.
- back out of, cop out, weasel out
- similar words:
- back-pedal, change one's tune, default, falter, recant, retract, retreat, worm out
||to break the rules of a card game by failing to follow suit when able to do so.
- renounce, revoke