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Falling

Meanings and phrases

falling

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. decreasing in amount or degree
  2. coming down freely under the influence of gravity; dropping
  3. becoming lower or less in degree or value

falling off

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a noticeable deterioration in performance or quality; slump; slack; drop-off; falloff
E.g.
  • 88 the following week and then falling off the chart.
  • She has broken both arms falling off a horse.
  • Even though Team Sting was much faster, they kept falling off.

falling out

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a personal or social separation (as between opposing factions); rupture; breach; break; severance; rift

before falling

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The glossy green leaves turn red in autumn before falling.
  • It remained there only four years before falling in ruins.
  • The team then started the season 16–0 before falling to No.

falling in love

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Death won’t stop these two teens from falling in love.
  • As for Trudi, she ends up falling in love with Cavanaugh.
  • The dance most commonly represents the couple falling in love.

falling down

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Soni interferes and ends up falling down the stairs.
  • Calil died on 28 May 2018 after falling down stairs.
  • A player must not make the ball unplayable by falling down."

falling back

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • May also start by passing left and falling back right.
  • Real GDP growth reached 5.7% in 2005 before falling back to 4.0% in 2006.
  • Shacklett was wounded in the neck and his demoralized men began falling back.

falling apart

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The country was under the threat of falling apart.
  • The theater had an odd process of falling apart.
  • The British rule in India was at risk of falling apart.

falling behind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • As a result, Russia was falling behind in many areas of social life.
  • After falling behind 4–1 and two breaks of serve in the first set, Bartoli fought back to 4–3.
  • Shure Demise was the next to go, falling behind by six seconds in the 25–30 km period of the race.

falling short

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The definition was vague and included intimate acts falling short of penetrative sex between two men.
  • During his time with the Aces, Peek's career blossomed despite the team falling short of winning a championship.
  • Its head, Nabeel Rajab, criticized the military trial sentence as unfair and falling short of international standards.

falling asleep

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • "A dream is a kind of nocturnal drama to which the only price of admission is falling asleep."
  • The "baku" can also be summoned for protection from bad dreams prior to falling asleep at night.
  • Also if it makes the movie I'm falling asleep to 10x funnier, that is a side effect I am ok with."

falling within

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Turkish population is relatively young, with 25.5% falling within the 0–15 age bracket.
  • Milang, while also falling within the general "Adi" sphere, are in many ways quite distinct.
  • Crete straddles two climatic zones, the Mediterranean and the North African, mainly falling within the former.

up falling

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Soni interferes and ends up falling down the stairs.
  • As for Trudi, she ends up falling in love with Cavanaugh.
  • While Mexico Pete and Eskimo Nell keep talking, Dick ends up falling to his death.

due to falling

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Production had ceased by the 1990s, due to falling demand.
  • After 51 years, the school closed in 2017 due to falling enrollment.
  • In 1952, the prison was dissolved due to falling numbers of incarcerated.

falling ill

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • After falling ill, he returned to Germany.
  • Emily's emotional distress at these events resulted in her falling ill and dying.
  • He then returned to Italy after falling ill, where he concentrated on writing about music theory.

falling through

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In the film he had to re-enter the house, falling through the stairs and into the well.)
  • The rescue team is called when the woman is trapped after falling through the floor of an abandoned building.
  • Pre-production for the movie was a long process because funding was erratic, falling through in mid-1992 and leading to much uncertainty.

falling below

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Winters are mild on the plains, with temperature never falling below freezing point.
  • It also causes a lot of waste and pollution with excess feed and fish waste falling below the cage.
  • Tara won more challenges than any other contestant, and became a finalist without falling below the yellow line.

rain falling

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Naranjal's climate is humid with rain falling mostly in the summer.
  • Citlaltépetl's climate is warm with rain falling mostly in the summer.
  • Tepetzintla's climate is warm and humid with rain falling mostly in the summer.

rising and falling

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Such pieces are found in the corners of spaces or rising and falling from the walls.
  • The Zapotec languages features up to 4 distinct tonemes: high, low, rising and falling.
  • The rising and falling of the waves offshore causes the buoy to move freely up and down.

without falling

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Defendant could not perform a “balancing test” without falling.
  • The HouseGuests and jurors were to stand on platforms and catch balls thrown at them without falling off.
  • Tara won more challenges than any other contestant, and became a finalist without falling below the yellow line.

falling onto

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The story of the apple falling onto Isaac Newton's head is another famous allegory.
  • This caused the wet snow, which was falling onto the surface of the wing, to freeze.
  • The cause of this fire was a power line falling onto dry brush near a drainage area.

ends up falling

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Soni interferes and ends up falling down the stairs.
  • As for Trudi, she ends up falling in love with Cavanaugh.
  • While Mexico Pete and Eskimo Nell keep talking, Dick ends up falling to his death.

falling victim

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • During that race, Balmer led 65 of the first 67 laps before falling victim to an oil leak.
  • Vic must strive to defeat Manx and rescue his victims — without losing her mind or falling victim to him herself."
  • Half-way across the Tasman, bites from the ship-bred vermin led to Fraser and Duncan Thompson falling victim to blood-poisoned legs.
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