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dropping back

verb
present participle 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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dropping a dime (on)

dropping back

dropping behind

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“Dropping back.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dropping%20back. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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