Meaning of “fall into place” in the English Dictionary

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"fall into place" in British English

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fall into place

When things fall into place, they happen in a satisfactory way, without problems:

If you plan the project well, then everything should fall into place.

C2 When events or details that you did not understand before fall into place, they become easy to understand:

Once I discovered that the woman was his sister, everything fell into place.

(Definition of “fall into place” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"fall into place" in American English

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fall into place

to become well organized in a way that makes success likely:

After a lot of work over the past few years, my career goals are beginning to fall into place.

(Definition of “fall into place” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)