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Synonyms for fall

be overthrown

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be killed

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become

come

fall apart: break up

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fall apart: break down

fall apart: go to pieces

fall asleep

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fall away: slope

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fall back on something or someone

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fall behind: lag

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fall behind: be in arrears

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  • be in arrears
  • be late
  • not keep up

fall down

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fall for someone

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  • fall in love with
  • become infatuated with
  • be smitten by
  • be swept off your feet by
  • desire
  • fancy
  • succumb to the charms of
  • lose your head over

fall for something

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fall foul of something or someone

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  • come into conflict with
  • brush with
  • have trouble with
  • cross swords with
  • run foul of
  • make an enemy of

fall in: collapse

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fall in: get in line

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fall in love with someone

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  • lose your heart (to)
  • fall (for)
  • become infatuated (with)
  • be smitten by
  • fancy
  • become attached to
  • take a fancy to
  • become fond of
  • become enamoured of
  • be swept off your feet (by)
  • conceive an affection for

fall in with someone

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fall in with something

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fall off: tumble

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fall on or upon something or someone

fall short

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fall through

fall to someone

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fall to something

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Synonyms for fall

to move downward in response to gravity

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to go from a more erect posture to a less erect posture

to come to the ground suddenly and involuntarily

to undergo capture, defeat, or ruin

to slope downward

to become or cause to become less active or intense

to undergo a sharp, rapid descent in value or price

to undergo moral deterioration

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to take place at a set time

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to come as by lot or inheritance

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fall back: to move back in the face of enemy attack or after a defeat

fall back: to move in a reverse direction

fall down: to be unsuccessful

fall off: to decline, as in value or quantity, very gradually

fall off: to become or cause to become less active or intense

fall through: to be unsuccessful

the act of dropping from a height

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a sudden involuntary drop to the ground

a downward slope or distance

a disastrous overwhelming defeat or ruin

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a sudden drop from an upright position

a lapse into sin

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a sudden decline in strength or number or importance

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a movement downward

the act of surrendering (usually under agreed conditions)

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when a wrestler's shoulders are forced to the mat

a free and rapid descent by the force of gravity

a sudden sharp decrease in some quantity

descend in free fall under the influence of gravity

come under, be classified or included

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fall from clouds

suffer defeat, failure, or ruin

touch or seem as if touching visually or audibly

be captured

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occur at a specified time or place

yield to temptation or sin

lose office or power

to be given by assignment or distribution

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move in a specified direction

be due

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lose one's chastity

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to be given by right or inheritance

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come into the possession of

fall to somebody by assignment or lot

slope downward

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lose an upright position suddenly

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drop oneself to a lower or less erect position

fall or flow in a certain way

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assume a disappointed or sad expression

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be cast down

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be born, used chiefly of lambs

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go as if by falling

come as if by falling

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References in periodicals archive ?
Interessanterweise erfolgte diese Zurucknahme der gesetzgeberischen Kontrollbemuhungen zuerst im Falle der >>Gesetzeslucke<< und erst auf einer zweiten, spateren Stufe auf dem Problemfeld der Gesetzes-auslegung.
Rat) unter der Agide des Patriarchen, welcher den Bischof von Jenopolje (23), Isaja Dakovic, zu Verhandlungen an den Wiener Hof entsandte, um nach deren Abschluss den Fliehenden im Falle ihres Ubertritts auf Habsburger Territorium den Fortbestand der bereits zugestandenen Privilegien zu garantieren.
Aber der Leib erweist sich als eine Falle, der Himmelsmensch ist in ihm eingegangen und wird so zur Seele des Leibes (Schenke 1985:381-382).
Politisch kulturelle Analyse des Falles Venezuela", en: Lateinamerika Analysen, Daten, Dokumentation 37: Andenlander, Demokratisierung oder Scheideweg?
Mittheilung eines Falles vermatchlicher Pneumatocoele des Sinus frontalis.
How falles it then, we no merrier bene, Ylike as others, girt in gawdy greene?
Syn of mouth men may it calle, pat it depertes in two pertys Ane ys in pe syn of glotony pat falles to pe teth of pe body, In etynge and in drynkyn mare Agayn messure pan myster ware, Anoper ys also in pe syn Of pe ille tonge of mouth with in, In ille spech pat oft ys shewed Bath emange leryd and lewed.
Szonyi, "Matching the Falles of Princes and Machiavell: Tradition and Subversion in the Historiography and Iconography of Shakespeare's Histories" (pp.
66) Even so, James concerns himself less with unauthorized transmission and more with unauthorized interpretation: "It falles out often, that the effects of mens actions comes [sic] cleane contrarie to the intent of the Author.