fallen


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having dropped by the force of gravity

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having fallen in or collapsed

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having lost your chastity

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killed in battle

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for, as has been said, all the inns he lodged in were castles to his eyes), and that the daughter of the innkeeper was daughter of the lord of the castle, and that she, won by his high-bred bearing, had fallen in love with him, and had promised to come to his bed for a while that night without the knowledge of her parents; and holding all this fantasy that he had constructed as solid fact, he began to feel uneasy and to consider the perilous risk which his virtue was about to encounter, and he resolved in his heart to commit no treason to his lady Dulcinea del Toboso, even though the queen Guinevere herself and the dame Quintanona should present themselves before him.
Presently he came to himself again, for the breath of the north wind as it played upon him gave him new life, and brought him out of the deep swoon into which he had fallen.
Bloody Mars was stripping him of his armour, and Minerva donned the helmet of Hades, that he might not see her; when, therefore, he saw Diomed, he made straight for him and let Periphas lie where he had fallen.
The girl, who had been half paralyzed by fear as the two men fought, had just commenced to give thought to her probable fate now that, though released from the clutches of a madman, she had fallen into the hands of one whom but a moment before she had been upon the point of killing.
Leaning against the Union Club was another fallen aeroplane.
The commander of the Susquehanna and her officers might have made a mistake in all good faith; one argument however, was in their favor, namely, that if the projectile had fallen on the earth, its place of meeting with the terrestrial globe could only take place on this 27@ north latitude, and
Victory must now have fallen to the side of the travellers (for the bravest troops must yield to numbers) had not Susan the chambermaid come luckily to support her mistress.
The city's Bureau of Street Services has received 3,800 emergency calls for fallen tree limbs this summer, a 50-percent increase over last year, said William Robertson, director of Bureau of Street Services.
If you've ever tripped over a curb or fallen off your bike, you know about the painful scrapes and bruises that can take days to heal.
NOSTA's executive director, Bruce Fallen, says there are four categories in tourism and recreation.
Analyses of toppled stalagmites and other fallen rock formations in two Israeli caves may provide hints about the rate of ancient earthquakes in the area.
Overall, the production of industrial materials has fallen 6.
Once someone has fallen, he explains, a powerful post-fall anxiety syndrome often sets in, "which can have a dramatic impact on one's mobility, autonomy, and overall quality of life.
The fallen victim of war on barren battlefields finds no help more enlivening than the cup of water.