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Adjective
That falls or fall
Adjective
Hanging or sagging downwards
Adjective
Falling
Adjective
Of or relating to a recession
Adjective
Graceful and fluent
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Adjective
Said of one who loses
Adjective
Hanging down or overhanging
Adjective
Passive
Noun
A decline from previously high standards
Noun
The act by which something subsides
Noun
A downward or declining slope or surface
Noun
An instance of a structure falling down or giving way
Noun
The practice of engaging in controversial debate or dispute
Verb
Present participle for to fall down or to a lower level, especially abruptly
“She would inadvertently fall on the runway after her stiletto heel gave way.”
Verb
Present participle for to physically move from a higher to a lower level
“She threw his clothes out of the window, and he helplessly watched them fall to the ground outside.”
Verb
Present participle for to decrease in number, amount, intensity, or quality
“Our profits would continue to fall due to the regression in the quality of our products.”
Verb
Present participle for to occur or take place
“Night would fall, and the cover of darkness would be our ally.”
Verb
Present participle for to pass into a specified state, situation, or position
“Rabbits are delicate animals that can fall ill due to stress.”
Verb
Present participle for to morally go astray
“Even the saintliest among us can fall when faced with temptation.”
Verb
Present participle for to surrender to, or to be conquered by
“Many of us believed that the city would fall to us within a day, but there are still some rebels to be dealt with.”
Verb
Present participle for to become weaker or worse
“Due to the emergence of new competitors, our market share would continue to fall with each passing month.”
Verb
Present participle for to be badly wounded or killed
“In Tyrion's second trial by combat, Oberyn was confident of victory, but would ultimately fall at the hands of the big oaf Gregor.”
Verb
Present participle for to ebb or recede
“As time passed, the river would begin to fall.”
Verb
Present participle for to cause (something) to descend to the ground
“You can fall a tree by notching it in the spot that you want it to fall in the direction of.”
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