move the/(one's) clock(s) back

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move the/(one's) clock(s) back

To adjust the time on one's clock(s) back by one hour to account for the end of daylight saving time. Don't forget to move your clock back tonight. I hate having to move the clocks back every autumn, it's such an antiquated custom.
See also: back, move
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At the end of Tuesday, September 20, Iran moved the clocks back an hour as it went off Daylight Saving Time, sometimes called summer time.