Meaning : Descend in free fall under the influence of gravity.
The branch fell from the tree.
The unfortunate hiker fell into a crevasse.
Meaning : 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.
Meaning : 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 prey to an imposter.
Fall into a strange way of thinking.
She fell to pieces after she lost her work.
Meaning : Come under, be classified or included.
Fall into a category.
This comes under a new heading.
Synonyms : come
Meaning : Suffer defeat, failure, or ruin.
We must stand or fall.
Fall by the wayside.
Meaning : 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.
Meaning : Be captured.
The cities fell to the enemy.
Meaning : Occur at a specified time or place.
Christmas falls on a Monday this year.
The accent falls on the first syllable.
Meaning : 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.
Meaning : Yield to temptation or sin.
Adam and Eve fell.
Meaning : Lose office or power.
The government fell overnight.
The Qing Dynasty fell with Sun Yat-sen.
Meaning : 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.
Meaning : Move in a specified direction.
The line of men fall forward.
Meaning : Be due.
Payments fall on the 1st of the month.
Meaning : Lose one's chastity.
A fallen woman.
Meaning : To be given by right or inheritance.
The estate fell to the oldest daughter.
Meaning : Come into the possession of.
The house accrued to the oldest son.
Synonyms : accrue
Meaning : Fall to somebody by assignment or lot.
The task fell to me.
It fell to me to notify the parents of the victims.
Synonyms : light
Meaning : Slope downward.
The hills around here fall towards the ocean.
Meaning : Lose an upright position suddenly.
The vase fell over and the water spilled onto the table.
Her hair fell across her forehead.
Synonyms : fall down
Meaning : Drop oneself to a lower or less erect position.
She fell back in her chair.
He fell to his knees.
Meaning : Assume a disappointed or sad expression.
Her face fell when she heard that she would be laid off.
His crest fell.
Meaning : Be cast down.
His eyes fell.
Meaning : Come out. Issue.
Silly phrases fell from her mouth.
Meaning : Be born, used chiefly of lambs.
The lambs fell in the afternoon.
Meaning : Begin vigorously.
The prisoners fell to work right away.
Meaning : Go as if by falling.
Grief fell from our hearts.
Meaning : The season when the leaves fall from the trees.
In the fall of 1973.
Synonyms : autumn
Meaning : The lapse of mankind into sinfulness because of the sin of Adam and Eve.
Women have been blamed ever since the Fall.
Meaning : A lapse into sin. A loss of innocence or of chastity.
A fall from virtue.
Meaning : When a wrestler's shoulders are forced to the mat.
Synonyms : pin
Meaning : A free and rapid descent by the force of gravity.
It was a miracle that he survived the drop from that height.
Synonyms : drop