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English definition of “fall”


verb [I] (HAPPEN)    /fɔːl/ US  /fɑːl/ (fell, fallen)
C2 to come at a particular time or happen in a particular place: Easter falls late this year. My birthday will fall on a Friday this year. Night/Darkness had fallen by the time we got back to the camp. In the word 'table', the accent falls on the first syllable. The Treasury has still not decided where the cuts will fall.Occurring and happening Grammar:Fell or felt?Fell is the past simple of the verb fall:See more
(Definition of fall verb (HAPPEN) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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