fall back on
fall back on
transitive verb phrase
1. (general) 
I don't want to have to fall back on my parents; I'd rather be able to stand on my own two feet.No quiero tener que recurrir a mis padres; prefiero ser autosuficiente.
Don't you have any money saved that you can fall back on in case of emergency?¿No tienes dinero ahorrado del que echar mano en caso de emergencia?
fall back on
transitive verb phrase
1. (general) 
a. no direct translation 
he fell back on his emergency supplyrecurrió a sus provisiones de emergencia
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