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Fall

Meanings and phrases

Fall

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the lapse of mankind into sinfulness because of the sin of Adam and Eve

fall

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the season when the leaves fall from the trees; autumn
  2. a sudden drop from an upright position; spill; tumble
  3. a downward slope or bend; descent; declivity; decline; declination; declension; downslope
  4. a lapse into sin; a loss of innocence or of chastity
  5. the act of surrendering (usually under agreed conditions); capitulation; surrender
  6. a sudden decline in strength or number or importance; downfall
  7. a movement downward
  8. a sudden sharp decrease in some quantity; drop; dip; free fall
  9. a free and rapid descent by the force of gravity; drop
  10. when a wrestler's shoulders are forced to the mat; pin
  11. the time of day immediately following sunset; twilight; dusk; gloaming; gloam; nightfall; evenfall; crepuscule; crepuscle

fall

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. descend in free fall under the influence of gravity
  2. move downward and lower, but not necessarily all the way; descend; go down; come down
  3. pass suddenly and passively into a state of body or mind
  4. come under, be classified or included; come
  5. suffer defeat, failure, or ruin
  6. fall from clouds; precipitate; come down
  7. decrease in size, extent, or range; decrease; diminish; lessen
  8. die, as in battle or in a hunt
  9. touch or seem as if touching visually or audibly; shine; strike
  10. be captured
  11. occur at a specified time or place
  12. yield to temptation or sin
  13. lose office or power
  14. to be given by assignment or distribution
  15. move in a specified direction
  16. come into the possession of; accrue
  17. be due
  18. lose one's chastity
  19. to be given by right or inheritance
  20. fall to somebody by assignment or lot; light
  21. be inherited by; return; pass; devolve
  22. slope downward
  23. lose an upright position suddenly; fall down
  24. drop oneself to a lower or less erect position
  25. assume a disappointed or sad expression
  26. be cast down
  27. come out; issue
  28. be born, used chiefly of lambs
  29. begin vigorously
  30. go as if by falling
  31. come as if by falling; descend; settle
  32. fall or flow in a certain way; hang; flow

Fall of Man

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (Judeo-Christian mythology) when Adam and Eve ate of the fruit of the tree of knowledge of good and evil in the Garden of Eden, God punished them by driving them out of the Garden of Eden and into the world where they would be subject to sickness and pain and eventual death

fall all over

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. display excessive love or show excessive gratitude towards

fall apart

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. become separated into pieces or fragments; break; separate; split up; come apart
  2. go to pieces; break; wear; wear out; bust
  3. break or fall apart into fragments; crumble
  4. lose one's emotional or mental composure; go to pieces
E.g.
  • Beginning in the 1980s, the myth began to fall apart.
  • began drinking heavily which led the Jones family to fall apart.
  • He wrote ""... this affair is beginning to fall apart somewhat"".

fall armyworm

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. larva of a migratory American noctuid moth; destroys grasses and small grains; Spodoptera frugiperda

fall asleep

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. change from a waking to a sleeping state; dope off; flake out; drift off; nod off; drop off; doze off; drowse off
E.g.
  • Pleasantly full, they start to fall asleep.
  • She seemed to fall asleep on the beach and drifts off into a dream.
  • That night, they make love, then fall asleep in Evie's mother's bed.

fall away

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. diminish in size or intensity; fall off
  2. get worse; slip; drop off; drop away
E.g.
  • In extreme cases, mortar or plaster may fall away from the affected wall.
  • The plant blooms in the afternoon and the flowers fall away during the night.
  • All old flower parts fall away as up to 50 oval follicles develop on the bare woody spike.

fall back

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. fall backwards and down
  2. move back and away from
  3. hang (back) or fall (behind) in movement, progress, development, etc.; lag; dawdle; fall behind
  4. retreat; lose; drop off; fall behind; recede
  5. have recourse to; resort; recur
  6. go back to bad behavior; relapse; lapse; recidivate; regress; retrogress
E.g.
  • JSP has been deprecated as a legacy fall back.
  • Olympus, forcing the Trojans to fall back.
  • Leavitt says that Murphy told them to fall back to the tank.

fall behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. retreat; fall back; lose; drop off; recede
  2. hang (back) or fall (behind) in movement, progress, development, etc.; lag; dawdle; fall back
E.g.
  • Liverpool began to fall behind their rivals off the pitch.
  • During studying at school, he did not fall behind with his interest in Kashubia.
  • Other teachers let him fall behind because of what happened but Sarah decided to help him.

fall by the wayside

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. give up in the face of defeat of lacking hope; admit defeat; drop out; give up; drop by the wayside; throw in; throw in the towel; quit; chuck up the sponge

fall cankerworm

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. green or brown white-striped looper; larva of Alsophila pometaria

fall dandelion

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. fall-blooming European herb with a yellow flower; naturalized in the United States; arnica bud; Leontodon autumnalis

fall down

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. lose an upright position suddenly; fall
E.g.
  • "You don't want my trousers to fall down, now do ya?"
  • The other two people holds her hands not to fall down.
  • The skier next learns how to fall down and get back up again.

fall equinox

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. September 22; autumnal equinox; September equinox

fall flat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. fail utterly; collapse; fall through; founder; flop

fall for

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. fall in love with; become infatuated with
  2. be deceived, duped, or entrapped by

fall from grace

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. revert back to bad behavior after a period of good behavior
E.g.
  • Pelosi returns to talk with 'Pastor Ted' about his fall from grace.
  • Yet even after Godoy's fall from grace the politician referred to the artist in warm terms.
  • Most deal implicitly with Christian themes such as sin, humanity's fall from grace, and redemption.

fall guy

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a person who is gullible and easy to take advantage of; chump; fool; gull; mark; patsy; sucker; soft touch; mug

fall in

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. break down, literally or metaphorically; collapse; cave in; give; give way; break; founder
  2. to take one's place in a military formation or line
  3. become part of; become a member of a group or organization; join; get together

fall in line

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. agree on (a position)

fall in love

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. begin to experience feelings of love towards
E.g.
  • The two fall in love but a crisis comes their way.
  • Mano succeeds in making Prem fall in love with Jo.
  • Han and Leia fall in love during the long journey.

fall into

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. be included in or classified as; fall under

fall into place

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. become clear or enter one's consciousness or emotions; click; get through; dawn; come home; get across; sink in; penetrate

fall off

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. come off
  2. diminish in size or intensity; fall away
  3. fall heavily or suddenly; decline markedly; slump; sink
E.g.
  • This can cause the wheel to fall off the truck without any notice.
  • In 1960, Heidelberg became the first track to fall off NASCAR's tour.
  • Neither of the teams ladders fell over and the climbers didn't fall off.

fall open

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. open involuntarily; drop open

fall out

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. have a breach in relations
  2. come off; come out
  3. leave (a barracks) in order to take a place in a military formation, or leave a military formation
  4. come as a logical consequence; follow logically; follow
  5. come to pass; happen; hap; go on; pass off; occur; pass; come about; take place

fall over

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. fall forward and down; go over
v.
  1. try very hard to please someone; bend over backwards

fall short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. fail to meet (expectations or standards); come short
E.g.
  • It is likely that such screenplays fall short in originality.
  • However, the Andalusians would fall short and fail to obtain promotion.
  • I didn't want to fall short, and it has come up great, better than I thought."

fall short of

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. fail to satisfy, as of expectations, for example

fall through

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. fail utterly; collapse; fall flat; founder; flop
E.g.
  • Mating is thought to occur fall through winter.
  • Eagles can be seen here from late fall through early spring.
  • In late fall through early spring, storms often come from the southwest.

fall under

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. be included in or classified as; fall into

fall upon

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. find unexpectedly; strike; come upon; light upon; chance upon; come across; chance on; happen upon; attain; discover
E.g.
  • The legal issues fall upon water right, air rights, and structural design.
  • These spirits are stated in Enoch to "corrupt, fall, be excited, and fall upon the earth, and cause sorrow" (Enoch 15:11).
  • In response, Nathan prophesies the punishment that will fall upon him, stating "the sword shall never depart from your house."

fall webworm

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a variety of webworm; Hyphantria cunea

free fall

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a sudden sharp decrease in some quantity; drop; dip; fall
  2. the ideal falling motion of something subject only to a gravitational field
E.g.
  • The USMC requested training in free fall.
  • With ratings in a free fall, Vann resigned three months later.
  • Many BASE jumpers are motivated to make jumpers from higher jumps objects involving free fall.

not fall

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • (If he did not fall in love with her in the lift.)
  • The winter temperature must not fall below 50 °F (10 °C).
  • The person does not fall over and returns to normal right after it ends.

fall within

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It is usually considered to fall within the Eocene epoch.
  • DCI's used in global barcodes fall within the range of 1–9.

during the fall

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • These shows run seasonally during the fall and winter.
  • The current building was opened during the fall of 1964.
  • Slightly dazed, he tells Al that during the fall, he flew.

rise and fall

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The research continues and so theories rise and fall.
  • The dance is flat, with no rise and fall.
  • Bhimsen's life is known for his dramatic rise and fall from power.

began to fall

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Beginning in the 1980s, the myth began to fall apart.
  • However, downtown began to fall into a state of decline.
  • Liverpool began to fall behind their rivals off the pitch.

summer and fall

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • During fixed times in the summer and fall, trading fairs were held.
  • This makes the chaparral most vulnerable to fire in the late summer and fall.
  • In support of the album, Puss n Boots toured during the summer and fall of 2014.

until the fall

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He remained at these posts until the fall of Saigon in 1975.
  • Davidson was an ardent Republican from 1860 until the fall of 1872.
  • William Reese, Jr. served as head principal from 1992 until the fall of 1997.

early fall

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Flowering lasts from late spring to early fall.
  • It mates and lays eggs in the late summer and early fall.
  • It typically occurs in early fall.

spring and fall

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In spring and fall, the Reserve is home to many migratory birds.
  • This reenactment takes place in the spring and fall of every year.
  • Home ranges were larger in summer and winter than in spring and fall.

fall below

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Minimum night temperatures sporadically fall below .
  • The winter temperature must not fall below 50 °F (10 °C).
  • Temperatures rarely exceed or fall below .

fall of communism

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • After the fall of communism, Flamurtari had difficult moments.
  • The 1996–97 would be the best season for Flamurtari after the fall of communism.
  • After the fall of communism in Poland, relations between both nations strengthened.

fall and winter

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • These shows run seasonally during the fall and winter.
  • During fall and winter, fog is often frequently present.
  • Special event trains are run during fall and winter months.

fall semester

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Shehadeh was enrolled at Syracuse for the fall semester of 2011.
  • In February 2017, he announced that he would be retiring at the end of the fall semester.
  • His term as president ended at the conclusion of Harvard's fall semester in January 2009.

following the fall

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He left Stasi after it was dissolved following the fall of the communist regime.
  • The Joorabchian family emigrated from Iran following the fall of the Shah in 1979.
  • It was the first Afghan television production following the fall of the Taliban regime in 2001.

late fall

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Yellow flowers with 2 cm diameter appear in late fall.
  • Eagles can be seen here from late fall through early spring.
  • In Texas, mat formation is most common in late fall and winter.

does not fall

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The person does not fall over and returns to normal right after it ends.
  • Although she has lost her battle against cancer, Esther does not fall into depression.
  • College chess does not fall under the authority of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA).

did not fall

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • (If he did not fall in love with her in the lift.)
  • During studying at school, he did not fall behind with his interest in Kashubia.
  • In contrast, the Eastern Roman Empire did not fall, and it preserved the learning.

before the fall

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • His parents fled a Communist Bulgaria shortly before the fall of the Berlin Wall.
  • Hood, however, was able to get fifteen French ships out of Toulon before the fall.
  • The station opened in July 1989, just a few months before the fall of the Berlin Wall.

fall season

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They finished their inaugural fall season with a 5–7–0 record.
  • 2,000 should come relatively soon as the BY's start their 2012 fall season.
  • After Agassi had taken most of the fall season off, Sampras took over the No.

begins to fall

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Eventually, Tang Jun begins to fall for Xiao Jie.
  • The policeman begins to fall and is revealed to be Tommy.
  • Watching her among his friends, he begins to fall in love.

fall and spring

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The library is open seven days a week during the fall and spring semesters.
  • The library is open 24 hours on weekdays during the fall and spring semesters.
  • The center offers programs on orienteering for beginners in the fall and spring.

both fall

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Book 42 – Dionysus and Poseidon both fall in love with Beroe.
  • Though initially she refuses him, they both fall in love soon.
  • They both fall in love.

fall victim

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The eggs frequently fall victim to parasitoid wasps.
  • She is the first person to fall victim to Kuromi's Melody Key.
  • Australasian figbirds sometimes fall victim to nest parasitism by Pacific koels.

fall outside

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Deprogramming activities often fall outside of the law.
  • Bielski has resisted calls from constituents to fund schools that fall outside of mainstream schemes.
  • Peat cutting continued to fall outside the "Bergregal", as did the quarrying of gravel, clay, marl and limestone.

continued to fall

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • From 2006 newspaper revenues continued to fall.
  • In 2009, crime continued to fall in the city of Dayton.
  • The resort never opened during this time and continued to fall into disrepair.

each fall

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The award is presented at a luncheon in Manhattan each fall.
  • More than 20,000 ducks converge on the refuge each fall and find habitat for feeding and resting.
  • The QDU also hosts a popular invitational debate tournament each fall, the Queen's Chancellors Cup.

first fall

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Último Dragóncito won the first fall when he pinned Demus in just a few moments.
  • Hijo del Signo's team took the first fall with Sensei's team picking up the second fall.
  • Dark Angel and her team won the first fall, while La Amapola's team won the second fall.

only to fall

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Dodgers won the game and forced a do-or-die Game 7, only to fall.
  • The Mongols eagerly pursued the Đại Việt troops only to fall into their pre-arranged battlefield.
  • After terrorizing Stephanie, he corners her in the attic, only to fall through the weak floor down to the bathroom.

eventually fall

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Maggie and Skid eventually fall in love and do marry.
  • They eventually fall in love and decide to start a new life.
  • The two eventually fall in love.

started to fall

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • By October triple-A tranches had started to fall.
  • Kenseth held the lead on the restart as Johnson started to fall back.
  • After the Olympic joy had faded, Campbell's popularity started to fall.

fall prey

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In turn, juveniles may potentially fall prey to larger sharks.
  • The Imperial forces fall prey to a surprise attack by the Fremen.
  • This species may fall prey to larger fishes such as sharks, and marine mammals.

fall between

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Estimates of the population of Calang largely fall between 9,000 and 12,000.
  • His headmaster wrote to his parents: "I hope he will not fall between two stools.
  • The corresponding points on the distribution should now fall between formula_16 and formula_17.

second fall

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Puma King's team took the second fall to even the score.
  • "Los Guerrero's" took the second fall.
  • Officials called the match, and the second fall never had a finish.

fall during

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 1899, Mary Ann (Hathaway) Tripp suffered a severe fall during which she fractured her hip.
  • The "Strong College Croquet Tournament" has been held each fall during Homecoming Weekend since 1995.
  • Monroe was injured in a fall during December 2010 and spent the last three months of his life in a Maryland nursing home.

begin to fall

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Whilst in the cave, Kayley and Garrett begin to fall in love.
  • She collides with Raunak Singh and they begin to fall in love.
  • During the time they spend together, she and Quentin begin to fall in love.
E.g.
  • The resort never opened during this time and continued to fall into disrepair.
  • Proposals for a new canal began to take priority in the late 1800s, and the canal began to fall into disrepair.
  • Finally, on June 30, 1966, the last passenger trains left North Hawthorne, and the yard began to fall into disrepair.

not fall within

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • These systems do not fall within the term "water softening" but rather "water conditioning".
  • The village of Ban Khao Lak does not fall within the Khuk Khak sub-district, the area commonly thought of as "Khao Lak".
  • The House of Lords held that the clause did not fall within the ambit of reg 6(2) and that it was valid in accordance with the fairness test (reg 5(1)).

allowed to fall

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The property was thereafter allowed to fall into decay.
  • Bradlaugh and John Stuart Mill campaigned to have the Act repealed and the case was allowed to fall.
  • Female guest workers had to sign contracts saying that they were not allowed to fall pregnant during their stay.

fall from power

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Bhimsen's life is known for his dramatic rise and fall from power.
  • Strafford's fall from power weakened Charles's influence in Ireland.
  • With Eutropius' fall from power, Gainas sought to take advantage of Aracdius’s current predicament.

fall onto

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • His tears fall onto the sword and awaken Ilyoung from the spell.
  • In the episode Dave is badly burnt by flaming curtains that fall onto him.
  • They fall onto a small platform that slowly descends into the boiling coolant of the overheating reactor.

fall line

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 2017, Gomez confirmed that she was partnering with Coach, Inc, beginning with their fall line.
  • If a skier falls, they may require assistance in righting themselves to get back to the fall line.

all fall

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • And the study of this style, his variations, and obsessions all fall quite neatly under the umbrella of formalist film theory.
  • There are many different syncope syndromes which all fall under the umbrella of vasovagal syncope related by the same central mechanism.
  • Galileo used more doubtful arguments to displace Aristotle's physics, proposing that bodies all fall at the same speed whatever their weight.

fall when

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Último Dragóncito won the first fall when he pinned Demus in just a few moments.
  • Physical copies of the CD will be available "this fall when [he] does a solo tour".
  • Cranberries are harvested in the fall when the fruit takes on its distinctive deep red color.

then fall

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • All of the true values should then fall in the range formula_15.
  • That night, they make love, then fall asleep in Evie's mother's bed.
  • A falling boomerang starts spinning, and most then fall in a spiral.
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