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Definición de “fall” en inglés


verb (BE DEFEATED)    /fɔːl/ US  /fɑːl/ (fell, fallen)
C2 [I] to be beaten or defeated : The government finally fell after losing the support of the centre parties . The president fell from power during the military coup .Losing and being defeatedScoring, winning and losing in sport C2 [I] If a place falls in a war or an election , an enemy army or a different political party gets control of it: Rome fell to the Vandals in A.D. 455. The constituency fell to Labour at the last election , after ten years of Conservative rule .Losing and being defeatedScoring, winning and losing in sport [I] literary If soldiers fall while fighting , they are killed : Many brave men fell in the fight to save the city . During the war , he saw many of his comrades fall in battle .Death and dying [I] In cricket , when a wicket falls, the turn of the player who is hitting the ball ends : Ten wickets fell in 22 overs .CricketGeneral terms used in ball sports wicketGramática:Fell or felt?Fell is the past simple of the verb fall:
(Definition of fall verb (BE DEFEATED) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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