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English definition of “fall in”

fall in

(ROOF) phrasal verb with fall     /fɔːl/ US  /fɑːl/ verb (fell, fallen)
If a roof or ceiling falls in, it drops to the ground because it is damaged : Ten miners were trapped underground when the roof of the tunnel fell in.Destroying and demolishingDamaging and spoiling
(Definition of fall in (ROOF) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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