- He could have finished it on schedule, but somehow he fell behind.
- Again we fell behind with our rent [payments].
- Soon he fell behind in the race.
- They fell behind the times.
- New york moved the infield in and granderson fell behind0-2and fouled off two more pitches before lining the ball to the wall in left-center.
- He could not help stamping on the ground when his favorite ball team fell behind.
- One marcher fell behind the others.