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Synonyms for faller

a person who falls

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Other fallers in the top flight included after a week in which founder Mike Ashley sold more than PS200m worth of shares in the company.
Pharmaceuticals company Shire was the biggest top flight faller, down 11% or 223p to 1743p, after US regulators approved generic copies of its hyperactivity drug Adderall XR.
Lloyds was today's biggest faller with an 8 per cent drop, down 5.
Second faller Red Men's Excuses, unseated at the fourth, is a horse that needs to learn some new tricks.
Chi square tests of association for categorical variables and independent samples t-tests for continuous variables were used to test for differences between fallers and non-fallers.
com offer refunds for fallers at Becher's Brook which is actually a better concession (because Becher's, like my missus, is jumped twice) but somehow it doesn't feel like it.
Scottish Power was a heavy faller, sliding 13 per cent after warning earnings would be hit by the slump in US electricity prices.
Among stocks, retailers littered the fallers board after the January sales disappointment, led by Tesco with a 2% fall, down 5.
The improved sentiment over the Greece situation saw some of the heaviest fallers during the market's recent volatility rebound, with Royal Bank of Scotland up 1.
Unlike Fayre Bella's layers, though, it's impossible to have sympathy for punters laying what they think are fallers, and in this case it's a serves-you-right game.
Rio Tinto led the fallers board, down 128p to 1479p, during another weak session for the mining sector.
But other downbeat broker comment was responsible for many of the fallers who missed out on the wider gains.
Oil group BP was another of the day's major fallers, slipping 13p to 630p after the firm's in-line results failed to inspire investors.
Irish bookies Paddy Power, who paid out to SIXTH place in the Triumph Hurdle, refunded stakes on all final-fence fallers on Tuesday, money back on any horse finishing second to an Irish winner on Wednesday, and a refund of losing Gold Cup stakes on Thursday if the winner was either Florida Pearl or Alexander Banquet.
High-street banks and aero-engine maker Rolls-Royce were among main fallers as the FTSE 100 Index dropped 65.