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behind

adverb
 
 
/bɪˈhaɪnd/
be/fall/get behind in/on/with sth to be late in paying a regular amount of money or in completing work: They offer advice to people who have fallen behind on their mortgage payments. He lost his job and fell behind with his rent. The company is an unacceptable six months behind in paying suppliers and vendors.
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