drop back

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On this page you'll find 90 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to drop back, such as: drop behind, hang fire, hang off, hold back, hold back/hold off, and hover.

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How to use drop back in a sentence

  • She scowled angrily when she saw the mistress and maid, and Nita bade Lizette drop back out of hearing.

    They Looked and Loved | Mrs. Alex McVeigh Miller
  • The simplest thing is for me to throw up the job and let the Short Line drop back into the old rut.

    The Wreckers | Francis Lynde
  • The marquis was so shocked that he forgot the gout, and attempted to rise; a violent twinge made him drop back in his chair.

    File No. 113 | Emile Gaboriau
  • She was confident that she could give their enemy one quick glance and then drop back before he could do her harm.

    The Phantom of the River | Edward S. Ellis

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