Definition of 'die back'
Example sentences containing 'die back'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
The young stems of walnut are hollow and will often die back if pruned in winter. The Sun (2011)We cut the ivy at the base of each tree so as to make it die back, after which it was fairly easy to tear it off. The Education of a Gardener (1994)
Definition of die back from the Collins English Dictionary
GDPR, yanny/laurel & MadaBaka Beat: May’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this May with Robert Groves.
Ruby Chocolate, Fatberg & Right to be Forgotten: April’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this month with Robert Groves.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.