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drop back

verb

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to move back or away (as from something difficult, dangerous, or disagreeable)
  • a change in the wind direction forced the firefighters to drop back

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The first known use of drop back was in 1927

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drop a dime (on)

drop back

drop behind

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“Drop back.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/drop%20back. Accessed 25 Jan. 2022.

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