Hyphenation of fall

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Definitions of fall:

The season when the leaves fall from the trees
In the fall of 1973
A sudden drop from an upright position
He had a nasty spill on the ice
The lapse of mankind into sinfulness because of the sin of Adam and Eve
Women have been blamed ever since the Fall
A downward slope or bend
A lapse into sin
A loss of innocence or of chastity A fall from virtue
A sudden decline in strength or number or importance
The fall of the House of Hapsburg
A movement downward
The rise and fall of the tides
The act of surrendering (usually under agreed conditions)
They were protected until the capitulation of the fort
The time of day immediately following sunset
He loved the twilight They finished before the fall of night
When a wrestler's shoulders are forced to the mat
A free and rapid descent by the force of gravity
It was a miracle that he survived the drop from that height
A sudden sharp decrease in some quantity
A drop of 57 points on the Dow Jones index There was a drop in pressure in the pulmonary artery A dip in prices When that became known the price of their stock went into free fall
Descend in free fall under the influence of gravity
The branch fell from the tree The unfortunate hiker fell into a crevasse
Move downward and lower, but not necessarily all the way
The temperature is going down The barometer is falling The curtain fell on the diva Her hand went up and then fell again
Pass suddenly and passively into a state of body or mind
Fall into a trap She fell ill They fell out of favor Fall in love Fall asleep Fall prey to an imposter Fall into a strange way of thinking She fell to pieces after she lost her work
Come under, be classified or included
Fall into a category This comes under a new heading
Fall from clouds
Snow and sleet were falling
Vesuvius precipitated its fiery
Destructive rage on Herculaneum
Suffer defeat, failure, or ruin
We must stand or fall Fall by the wayside
Die, as in battle or in a hunt
Many soldiers fell at Verdun Several deer have fallen to the same gun The shooting victim fell dead
Touch or seem as if touching visually or audibly
Light fell on her face The sun shone on the fields The light struck the golden necklace A strange sound struck my ears
Be captured
The cities fell to the enemy
Occur at a specified time or place
Christmas falls on a Monday this year The accent falls on the first syllable
Decrease in size, extent, or range
The amount of homework decreased towards the end of the semester The cabin pressure fell dramatically Her weight fell to under a hundred pounds His voice fell to a whisper
Yield to temptation or sin
Adam and Eve fell
Lose office or power
The government fell overnight The Qing Dynasty fell with Sun Yat-sen
To be given by assignment or distribution
The most difficult task fell on the youngest member of the team The onus fell on us The pressure to succeed fell on the youngest student
Move in a specified direction
The line of men fall forward
Be due
Payments fall on the 1st of the month
Lose one's chastity
A fallen woman
To be given by right or inheritance
The estate fell to the oldest daughter
Come into the possession of
The house accrued to the oldest son
Fall to somebody by assignment or lot
The task fell to me It fell to me to notify the parents of the victims
Be inherited by
The estate fell to my sister The land returned to the family The estate devolved to an heir that everybody had assumed to be dead
Slope downward
The hills around here fall towards the ocean
Lose an upright position suddenly
The vase fell over and the water spilled onto the table Her hair fell across her forehead
Drop oneself to a lower or less erect position
She fell back in her chair He fell to his knees
Fall or flow in a certain way
This dress hangs well Her long black hair flowed down her back
Assume a disappointed or sad expression
Her face fell when she heard that she would be laid off His crest fell
Be cast down
His eyes fell
Come out
Issue Silly phrases fell from her mouth
Be born, used chiefly of lambs
The lambs fell in the afternoon
Begin vigorously
The prisoners fell to work right away
Go as if by falling
Grief fell from our hearts
Come as if by falling
Night fell Silence fell

Synonyms of fall:

noun autumn, season, time of year
noun spill, tumble, slip, trip
noun Fall, event
noun descent, declivity, decline, declination, declension, downslope, slope, incline, side
noun sin, sinning
noun downfall, weakening
nounchange of location, travel
noun capitulation, surrender, loss
noun twilight, dusk, gloaming, nightfall, evenfall, crepuscule, crepuscle, hour, time of day
noun pin, victory, triumph
noun drop, descent, gravitation
noun drop, dip, free fall, decrease, decrement
verb travel, go, move, locomote
verb descend, go down, come down, travel, go, move, locomote, fall in
verbchange state, turn, fall for, fall through, fall flat, founder, flop, lag, dawdle, fall back, fall behind, break, separate, split up, fall apart, come apart, crumble, fall apart, slip, drop off, drop away, fall away, fall back, lose, drop off, fall behind, recede
verb come, be
verb precipitate, come down
verb fail, go wrong, miscarry
verb decrease, diminish, lessen, change magnitude
verb die, decease, perish, go, exit, pass away, expire, pass
verb shine, strike, happen, hap, go on, pass off, occur, pass, fall out, come about, take place
verb yield
verb happen, hap, go on, pass off, occur, pass, fall out, come about, take place
verb sin, transgress, trespass
verbleave office, quit, step down, resign
verb travel, go, move, locomote
verb be
verb accrue, change hands
verb light, return, pass, devolve
verb return, pass, devolve, change hands
verb slope, incline, pitch
verbfall down, change posture
verbchange posture
verb hang, flow
verb change
verb change
verb issue, emerge, come out, come forth, go forth, egress
verbbe born
verbget down, begin, get, start out, start, set about, set out, commence
verb disappear, vanish, go away
verb descend, settle, come

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