Definitions for fall back
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word fall back
fall backwards and down
lag, dawdle, fall back, fall behind(verb)
hang (back) or fall (behind) in movement, progress, development, etc.
move back and away from
"The enemy fell back"
fall back, lose, drop off, fall behind, recede(verb)
fall back, resort, recur(verb)
have recourse to
"The government resorted to rationing meat"
relapse, lapse, recidivate, regress, retrogress, fall back(verb)
go back to bad behavior
"Those who recidivate are often minor criminals"
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
If you have a fallback plan, you will fall back.
There was a bit more optimism this morning and then just a general fall-back as the day went on.
During all those bad times that happened in the past an industry that did not fall back was the film industry.
If you injure a harmless person, the evil will fall back upon you, like light dust thrown up against the wind.
Lockout. during all those bad times that happened in the past an industry that did not fall back was the film industry.
Translations for fall back
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- se rabattre, se replierFrench
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