Synonyms of 'backwater'

abjure, arrest, back, backflow, backtrack, backwash, backwoods, back down, back out, boondocks, brake, bush, Charybdis, check, climb down, countercurrent, countermarch, cry off, curb, decelerate, delay, deny, detain, disavow, disclaim, disown, dodge, duck, eddy, elude, evade, forswear, get around, gulf, gurge, hinterland, hold back, impede, keep back, let down, maelstrom, Maelstrom, moderate, obstruct, recant, reef, reflux, regurgitation, relax, renege, renounce, repudiate, resile, retard, retract, reverse, revoke, set back, shirk, sidestep, slacken, slow, stay, swallow, swirl, take back, twirl, unsay, vortex, welsh, whirl, whirlpool, withdraw