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dropped back

verb
past tense of drop back

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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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dropped a dime (on)

dropped back

dropped behind

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“Dropped back.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dropped%20back. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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