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fall back on sth

verb uk phrasal verb with fall   /fɔːl/ us    /fɑːl/ (fell, fallen)
C2 to use something, especially a form of financial support, when other things have failed: When the business failed, we had to fall back on our savings. If I lose my job, I'll have nothing to fall back on.
Traducciones de “fall back on sth”
en chino (tradicionál) 借助於, 依賴,依靠…
en chino (simplificado) 借助于, 依赖,依靠…
(Definition of fall back on sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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