Meaning of “fall out” in the English Dictionary

"fall out" in British English

See all translations

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

"fall out" in American English

See all translations

fall out

phrasal verb with fall us /fɔl/ verb past tense fell /fel/ , past participle fallen /ˈfɔ·lən/

(BREAK OFF)

(of an object) to drop from a place where it was attached or contained:

A few pages fell out of the book.

fall out

phrasal verb with fall us /fɔl/ verb past tense fell /fel/ , past participle fallen /ˈfɔ·lən/

(END RELATIONSHIP)

to have an argument or disagreement that ends a relationship:

The two fell out over coaching tactics a long time ago.

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