slump behind (someone or something)

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slump behind (someone or something)

To droop, hunch, or collapse behind someone or something. The injured soldier slumped behind the small partition to avoid the gunfire. She came and slumped behind me on the ground, resting her head on my shoulder.
See also: behind, slump
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The end for Mourinho at English soccer's most prestigious club came two days after a 3-1 loss at Liverpool, which was the latest reminder of just how far United has slumped behind the top teams in the Premier League and Europe.
He was slumped behind the wheel of the Vauxhall Vectra with his keys still in the ignition and the car lights on.
Video taken right after the shooting was circulating on social media Monday, including images of the shot rapper slumped behind the wheel of his car.
She was seen weaving then stopping in the road, where she was found slumped behind the wheel.
He was also found slumped behind the wheel of another car in Guidepost, having been found drunk by a member of the public and was arrested shortly afterwards for driving while under the influence and without insurance or a licence.
A FORMER soldier found slumped behind the wheel of his parked car with the engine on was almost five times the drink drive limit, a court heard.
Slumped behind the England bench, face like a slapped backside, playing with his phone, just as Marcus Rashford scored within three minutes of his Three Lions debut against Australia at Sunderland.
EASTENDERS is suffering a ratings crisis after viewing figures slumped behind its two biggest soap rivals.
Cairns was spotted by police slumped behind the wheel of a Ford Fiesta van around 1am on July 1 last year in Ashington.
In recent weeks, Romney has slumped behind Obama in opinion polls, with the incumbent taking a clear lead nationally and in most of the dozen swing states that will decide the November 6 election.
They found the remains of the elderly woman slumped behind the door of her bedroom.
Among them was the death of John 'American' Daniels, 45, who was found slumped behind the wheel of a gold coloured Austin 1300 parked in Cox Street West, Balsall Heath, on May 1, 1979.
Stephen Lloyd, 25, was blasted repeatedly and left slumped behind the wheel of a van in an apparent gangland hit.
When the fire had consumed all its wood, it slumped behind the grate, making a noise that sounded like a human sigh.