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Fall (IPA: /ˈfɑɫ/, /ˈfɔɫ/)


Fall (v. t.)

To Descend, either suddenly or gradually; particularly, to descend by the force of gravity; to drop; to sink; as, the apple falls; the tide falls; the mercury falls in the barometer.

Fall (v. t.)

To cease to be erect; to take suddenly a recumbent posture; to become prostrate; to drop; as, a child totters and falls; a tree falls; a worshiper falls on his knees.

Fall (v. t.)

To find a final outlet; to discharge its waters; to empty; -- with into; as, the river Rhone falls into the Mediterranean.

Fall (v. t.)

To become prostrate and dead; to die; especially, to die by violence, as in battle.

Fall (v. t.)

To cease to be active or strong; to die away; to lose strength; to subside; to become less intense; as, the wind falls.

Fall (v. t.)

To issue forth into life; to be brought forth; -- said of the young of certain animals.

Fall (v. t.)

To decline in power, glory, wealth, or importance; to become insignificant; to lose rank or position; to decline in weight, value, price etc.; to become less; as, the falls; stocks fell two points.

Fall (v. t.)

To be overthrown or captured; to be destroyed.

Fall (v. t.)

To descend in character or reputation; to become degraded; to sink into vice, error, or sin; to depart from the faith; to apostatize; to sin.

Fall (v. t.)

To become insnared or embarrassed; to be entrapped; to be worse off than before; asm to fall into error; to fall into difficulties.

Fall (v. t.)

To assume a look of shame or disappointment; to become or appear dejected; -- said of the countenance.

Fall (v. t.)

To sink; to languish; to become feeble or faint; as, our spirits rise and fall with our fortunes.

Fall (v. t.)

To pass somewhat suddenly, and passively, into a new state of body or mind; to become; as, to fall asleep; to fall into a passion; to fall in love; to fall into temptation.

Fall (v. t.)

To happen; to to come to pass; to light; to befall; to issue; to terminate.

Fall (v. t.)

To come; to occur; to arrive.

Fall (v. t.)

To begin with haste, ardor, or vehemence; to rush or hurry; as, they fell to blows.

Fall (v. t.)

To pass or be transferred by chance, lot, distribution, inheritance, or otherwise; as, the estate fell to his brother; the kingdom fell into the hands of his rivals.

Fall (v. t.)

To belong or appertain.

Fall (v. t.)

To be dropped or uttered carelessly; as, an unguarded expression fell from his lips; not a murmur fell from him.

Fall (v. t.)

To let fall; to drop.

Fall (v. t.)

To sink; to depress; as, to fall the voice.

Fall (v. t.)

To diminish; to lessen or lower.

Fall (v. t.)

To bring forth; as, to fall lambs.

Fall (v. t.)

To fell; to cut down; as, to fall a tree.

Fall (n.)

The act of falling; a dropping or descending be the force of gravity; descent; as, a fall from a horse, or from the yard of ship.

Fall

Scottish measurement of length

Fall

Motion downwards from a higher position to a lower one, under the influence of gravity

Fall

Human settlement in Germany

Fall

1997 film by Eric Schaeffer

Fall

EP by British band Ride

Fall Synonyms

Autumn

Fall Synonyms

Capitulation, Surrender

Fall Synonyms

Decline, Downslop, Declension, Declivity, Descent, Declination

Fall Synonyms

Downfall

Fall Synonyms

Drop

Fall Synonyms

Free Fall, Drop, Dip

Fall Synonyms

Fall

Fall Synonyms

Pin

Fall Synonyms

Tumble, Spill

Fall Synonyms

Nightfall, Crepuscule, Dusk, Gloam, Gloaming, Crepuscle, Evenfall, Twilight

Fall Synonyms

Accrue

Fall Synonyms

Lose, Dawdle, Break, Recede, Flop, Fall Flat, Fall Through, Fall Behind, Drop Off, Crumble, Slip, Fall Back, Separate, Fall Away, Come Apart, Fall Apart, Lag, Drop Away, Split Up, Founder, Fall For

Fall Synonyms

Come

Fall Synonyms

Diminish, Decrease, Lessen

Fall Synonyms

Come Down, Descend, Go Down, Fall In

Fall Synonyms

Settle, Descend

Fall Synonyms

Fall Down

Fall Synonyms

Hang, Flow

Fall Synonyms

Light

Fall Synonyms

Come Down, Precipitate

Fall Synonyms

Devolve, Return, Pass

Fall Synonyms

Strike, Shine

Fall (Last Name / Surname)

Fall is the #6,676 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 5,060 people had that surname.

Spanish Translation

Fall in Spanish is Otoño

Tagalog Translation

Fall in Tagalog is Hulog

Example Sentence (Quote)

".... A good corroborating chain, if they fail in the last link, the whole will fall to the ground." - Evidence

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [talking about Frigimon] Yup, this is him. He happened to see you fall on this island and he got us here in no time."" - Digimon

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [To Yang] Did your sister just fall from the sky?"" - RWBY

Example Sentence (Quote)

"14 Proposition. The day of Gods judgement appears to fall betwixt the yeares of Christ, 1688. and 1700." - John Napier

Example Sentence (Quote)

"Ah, the lady Gadget. I'm so forward to meeting you. I hope you don't fall victim to my magnetic charm." - Inspector Gadget 2


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