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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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Shocked with what transpired, Jeff chased Cesaro on the outside and finally connected with a Twist of Fate, but his match-tying pinfall came too little too late.
67 with a 2,948 pinfall total after 12 games of qualifying for the tournament lead.
He surprised the Underdog from the Underground with a Codebreaker for the pinfall victory.
The Japanese striker took down the monstrous Samoan with an array of kicks, grounding her before hitting a running kick for the pinfall win.
Kevin Owens broke off Zayn's pin attempt as the fierce rivals brawled on the outside, leaving The Miz to take advantage of a prone Cesaro for the pinfall victory.
The second-generation star became a three-time champ after he hit a Spear on defending titlist Triple H on a failed sledgehammer strike for the pinfall win.
Each match-up will feature two games, with the bowler owning the higher pinfall total after play moving on.
BFB2 overcame Team Joey C 3,180-2,873 on combined pinfall totals.
The previous week honoree and first team to record the first league grand slam, RTJ Baguio Transient House, was three points adrift of the Team of the Week award winner on 13 points with total pinfalls of 2,491.
Enzo Hernandez, 18, hit 1480 pinfalls highlighted by a perfect 300-game in the third game to help him win the silver medal in the boys' singles competition participated by 15 Asian countries headed by powerhouse Singapore, Korea and Malaysia, among others.
42 pins per game and a team total of 1,913 pinfalls after completing three of the six games in the competition.
Santos scored 1,790 pinfalls in the 8-game series to thwart the valiant bid of Samuel Matias, a member of the Philippine paralympic team, who finished with 1759.
Al Bander claimed the maximum 10 points after sweeping their rivals The K-Hotel 2,178-1,783 on total pinfalls.
In this match, there are no pinfalls, and the Superstar that answers the ten count will be declared the victor.
Lucky Ones, co-captained by Alan Ornedo and Jose Antonio, totaled 23 points on the day, beating Amygdala Strikers 17-3 on total pinfalls of 2,575-1,771 and rank points of 6 and 1.