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fall back on sth

phrasal verb with fall uk   /fɔːl/  us   /fɑːl/ verb (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…
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