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drop behind

phrasal verb with drop uk   /drɒp/  us   /drɑːp/ verb (-pp-)
to get further behind or away from something or someone: As the pace quickened, Pepe began to drop behind. She stopped going to classes and dropped behind in her schoolwork.
Translations of “drop behind”
in Chinese (Traditional) 落後,掉隊,跟不上…
in Chinese (Simplified) 落后,掉队,跟不上…
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