take [sb] abackvtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game."
şoke etmek f.
Not: Often in passive.
She declined his offer of a job, which took him aback. I was really taken aback when she reacted so angrily.