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English definition of “fallen”

fallen

adjective [before noun] (DEFEATED)    /ˈfɔː.lən/ US  /ˈfɑː-/
describes someone who has been defeated or has lost a position of power : The Education Minister will now join the ranks of other fallen politicians .Losing and being defeatedScoring, winning and losing in sport
(Definition of fallen adjective (DEFEATED) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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