Phrasal Verbs With 'Tail'

We have 4 phrasal verb definition related to 'tail'.

Tail away

Meaning:

Become silent or inaudible

Example:

His voice TAILED AWAY when he was speaking about what he'd done wrong.

Tail back

Meaning:

Form a traffic jam

Example:

The traffic TAILED BACK for several miles after the accident.

Tail off

Meaning:

Become silent or inaudible

Example:

The voices TAILED OFF when she entered.

Tail off

Meaning:

Decrease

Example:

Profits TAILED OFF sharply in the last quarter of the year as a result of the increase in the price of oil.


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