Be far behind

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Definition

to be far behind (with work): to be delayed, to have a lot to catch up on, to be late (with work)
idiom
I'm too far behind in my work to go out tonight. I will be working until tomorrow morning to finish it.

Examples

  • "I have tried my best in the past few days to advance in my work, so that I won't be too far behind when I return."

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