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fall

noun (n)

  • the season when the leaves fall from the trees (noun.time)
    Synonym: autumn
    Example:
    In the fall of 1973.
    source: wordnet30
  • a sudden drop from an upright position (noun.act)
    Synonym: spill, tumble
    source: wordnet30
  • the lapse of mankind into sinfulness because of the sin of Adam and Eve (noun.event)
    Example:
    Women have been blamed ever since the Fall.
    source: wordnet30
  • a downward slope or bend (noun.object)
    source: wordnet30
  • a lapse into sin; a loss of innocence or of chastity (noun.act)
    Example:
    A fall from virtue.
    source: wordnet30
  • a sudden decline in strength or number or importance (noun.event)
    Synonym: downfall
    Antonym: rise
    Example:
    The fall of the House of Hapsburg.
    source: wordnet30
  • a movement downward (noun.event)
    Synonym: descent
    Antonym: ascension, ascent, rise, rising
    Example:
    The rise and fall of the tides.
    source: wordnet30
  • the act of surrendering (usually under agreed conditions) (noun.act)
    source: wordnet30
  • the time of day immediately following sunset (noun.time)
    Example:
    They finished before the fall of night.
    source: wordnet30
  • when a wrestler's shoulders are forced to the mat (noun.event)
    Synonym: pin
    source: wordnet30
  • a free and rapid descent by the force of gravity (noun.event)
    Synonym: drop
    source: wordnet30
  • a sudden sharp decrease in some quantity (noun.attribute)
    Synonym: dip, drop, free fall
    Example:
    When that became known the price of their stock went into free fall.
    source: wordnet30
  • The act of falling; a dropping or descending be the force of gravity; descent; as, a fall from a horse, or from the yard of ship. (noun)
    source: webster1913

verb (v)

  • descend in free fall under the influence of gravity (verb.motion)
    source: wordnet30
  • move downward and lower, but not necessarily all the way (verb.motion)
    Synonym: come down, descend, go down
    Antonym: ascend, go up
    Example:
    The barometer is falling.
    source: wordnet30
  • pass suddenly and passively into a state of body or mind (verb.change)
    Example:
    Fall into a trap.
    Fall in love.
    Fall asleep.
    Fall prey to an imposter.
    Fall into a strange way of thinking.
    source: wordnet30
  • come under, be classified or included (verb.stative)
    Synonym: come
    Example:
    Fall into a category.
    source: wordnet30
  • fall from clouds (verb.weather)
    Example:
    Rain, snow and sleet were falling.
    source: wordnet30
  • suffer defeat, failure, or ruin (verb.social)
    Example:
    We must stand or fall.
    Fall by the wayside.
    source: wordnet30
  • die, as in battle or in a hunt (verb.stative)
    Example:
    Several deer have fallen to the same gun.
    source: wordnet30
  • touch or seem as if touching visually or audibly (verb.stative)
    Synonym: shine, strike
    source: wordnet30
  • be captured (verb.possession)
    source: wordnet30
  • occur at a specified time or place (verb.change)
    Example:
    Christmas falls on a Monday this year.
    The accent falls on the first syllable.
    source: wordnet30
  • decrease in size, extent, or range (verb.change)
    Synonym: decrease, diminish, lessen
    Antonym: increase
    source: wordnet30
  • yield to temptation or sin (verb.social)
    source: wordnet30
  • lose office or power (verb.social)
    source: wordnet30
  • to be given by assignment or distribution (verb.possession)
    source: wordnet30
  • move in a specified direction (verb.motion)
    Example:
    The line of men fall forward.
    source: wordnet30
  • be due (verb.stative)
    Example:
    Payments fall on the 1st of the month.
    source: wordnet30
  • lose one's chastity (verb.social)
    Example:
    A fallen woman.
    source: wordnet30
  • to be given by right or inheritance (verb.possession)
    source: wordnet30
  • come into the possession of (verb.possession)
    Synonym: accrue
    source: wordnet30
  • fall to somebody by assignment or lot (verb.possession)
    Synonym: light
    source: wordnet30
  • be inherited by (verb.possession)
    Synonym: devolve, pass, return
    source: wordnet30
  • slope downward (verb.motion)
    Example:
    The hills around here fall towards the ocean.
    source: wordnet30
  • lose an upright position suddenly (verb.motion)
    Synonym: fall down
    source: wordnet30
  • drop oneself to a lower or less erect position (verb.motion)
    source: wordnet30
  • fall or flow in a certain way (verb.contact)
    Synonym: flow, hang
    source: wordnet30
  • assume a disappointed or sad expression (verb.change)
    source: wordnet30
  • be cast down (verb.change)
    source: wordnet30
  • come out; issue (verb.change)
    source: wordnet30
  • be born, used chiefly of lambs (verb.change)
    source: wordnet30
  • begin vigorously (verb.change)
    source: wordnet30
  • go as if by falling (verb.change)
    source: wordnet30
  • come as if by falling (verb.change)
    Synonym: descend, settle
    source: wordnet30
  • To Descend, either suddenly or gradually; particularly, to descend by the force of gravity; to drop; to sink; as, the apple falls; the tide falls; the mercury falls in the barometer. (verb)
    source: webster1913
  • To let fall; to drop. (verb)
    source: webster1913

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