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synonyms for be behind

  • decrease
  • diminish
  • fail
  • fall off
  • falter
  • slacken
  • slow
  • trail
  • wane
  • dally
  • dawdle
  • dillydally
  • drag
  • ebb
  • flag
  • hobble
  • idle
  • inch
  • jelly
  • limp
  • linger
  • loiter
  • lounge
  • plod
  • poke
  • procrastinate
  • retard
  • saunter
  • shuffle
  • slouch
  • stagger
  • stay
  • straggle
  • tail
  • tarry
  • tool
  • trudge
  • drag one's feet
  • get no place fast
  • hang back
  • inch along
  • lose strength
  • put off
  • slow up
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antonyms for be behind

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  • develop
  • enlarge
  • expand
  • grow
  • increase
  • raise
  • advance
  • complete
  • do
  • finish
  • go
  • hasten
  • hurry
  • leave
  • push
  • rise
  • run
  • rush
  • tiptoe
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