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drop back

verb

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  1. to move back or away (as from something difficult, dangerous, or disagreeable) a change in the wind direction forced the firefighters to drop back Synonyms of drop back back away, retreat, fall back, pull out, recede, retire, withdrawWords Related to drop back flee, fly; flinch, recoil, shrink; chicken (out); bow out; back down, backpedal, backtrack, climb down; detach, disengage, disentangle, pull away; abandon, depart, evacuate, go, leave, quit, vacateNear Antonyms of drop back beard, brave, brazen, breast, confront, dare, defy, face, outbraveAntonyms of drop back advance


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