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phrasal verb [intransitive]
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present tense
I/you/we/theydrop behind
he/she/itdrops behind
present participledropping behind
past tensedropped behind
past participledropped behind

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  1. same as drop back (sense 2)
    Mary dropped behind to walk with Sam.
    Jensen has dropped behind into last place.
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