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Synonyms for get behindget be·hind

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  1. drag, trail, get behind, hang back, drop behind, drop backverb

    to lag or linger behind

    "But in so many other areas we still are dragging"

    draw, give chase, chase after, tangle, haul, hale, drag on, drop back, train, drag out, tail, embroil, dredge, dog, shack, scuff, drag in, sweep up, trail, puff, go after, sweep, track, tag, chase, cart, drag, hang back, drop behind

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  1. get behind

    lag, fall in the rear

  2. get behind

    take a position behind

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  1. Hillary Clinton:

    Hillary Clinton talked about a' vast right wing conspiracy.' Hillary Clinton even went to Capitol Hill and told the Democratic caucus that Hillary Clinton was upset about what Hillary Clinton husband had done in his personal life, but that they needed to get behind him so that he could accomplish Democratic policies.

  2. Phil Wilkinson:

    When the athletes arrive and sport begins, the country will get behind it, and we will see an excitable and passionate audience engage with the Games, we are confident that, 100 days out, we are in a good position.

  3. Ohio Gov. John Kasich:

    Marco Rubio is trailing in Florida by 17 points. You know what, why aren't they telling him to get out and get behind me? I have a better chance of winning in Ohio than he does in Florida. I mean this is nonsense.

  4. Director Steve Stansfield:

    We have a fantastic fishery on our doorstep so let's get behind it.

  5. Felipe Massa:

    I'm looking forward to returning to Ad Diriyah and to start racing. It'll be my first race in Formula E and I'm eager to get behind the wheel again, i've missed racing and this series has shown to be one of the most competitive out there.

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