fall into line


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fall into line

also fall in line
to do something similar Once we bring out a CD-ROM version, all our competitors will fall into line. If students see that everyone else in school is wearing a uniform, they tend to fall in line and wear one, too.
See also: fall, line

fall into line

To adhere to established rules or predetermined courses of action.
See also: fall, line
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The line of people moved quickly but got shorter as more shoppers continued to fall into line.
The others (Sean Dugan and Danny Gurwin) fall into line, nimbly assuming all the other roles.
There are many Dan Tuffrees who just don't fall into line.