into the background

Definition of into the background

:into the position of being less important
  • The war has pushed all other issues into the background.

Word by Word Definitions

background play
  1. : the scenery or ground behind something

  2. : the part of a painting representing what lies behind objects in the foreground

  3. : an image that displays on a computer screen underneath the various available icons and windows

  1. : to provide with background


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to conform or adhere

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