Definition of 'die back'
Example sentences containing 'die back'
The Sun (2011) The Sun (2015)
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
Why every generation is at risk
We take a look at the etymology behind the word 'election' in the run-up to the UK General Election in June
Language expert Ian Brookes looks at the word 'election' and its origins.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.