fall behindintransitive verb phrase
1. (to fail to keep up)
He's fallen so far behind in class, it will be difficult for him to catch up.Se ha rezagado tanto en las clases que le va a ser difícil alcanzar a los demás.
Stella wasn't as fit as the other walkers and soon fell behind.Stella no estaba en tan buena forma como los otros excursionistas y pronto se quedó atrás.
2. (to fail to meet a commitment; used with "with" or "in")
fall behindintransitive verb
a. quedarse rezagado(a)
verb:intransitive:plus_adverb(in race etc) quedarse atrás; rezagarse; (with work, payments) retrasarse;
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