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get 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"

    Synonyms:
    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

    Synonyms:
    lag, fall in the rear

  2. get behind

    Synonyms:
    take a position behind

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How to use get behind in a sentence?

  1. Michelle Obama:

    Absolutely, because the general election is so important that we have to get behind whoever comes out in that primary.

  2. Leonardo Mayer:

    I don’t care about the record... now we must get behind Fede( Argentine Federico Delbonis), we’re all a team, i thank all the people who cheered a lot for me.

  3. Jeremy Hunt:

    It was completely inappropriate for businesses to be making these kinds of threats for one very simple reason - we are in an absolutely critical moment in the Brexit discussions and what that means is that we need to get behind Theresa May to deliver the best possible Brexit, the more that we undermine Theresa May the more likely we to end up with a fudge which will be absolute disaster for everyone.

  4. 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.

  5. Elizabeth Warren:

    These harsh tactics might work if you're willing to burn down the rest of the party in order to be the last man standing, but if we're going to beat Donald Trump in November, we are going to need huge turnout within our party, and to get that turnout, we will need a nominee that the broadest coalition of our party feels they can get behind. We can't afford to fall into factions. We can't afford to squander our collective power. We will win when we come together.


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