fall over sth/sb Definition in British English Dictionary
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fall over sth/sb

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phrasal verb with fall uk   /fɔːl/  us   /fɑːl/ verb (fell, fallen)
to cover something or someone: A shadow fell over her work and she looked up to see who was there.
Translations of “fall over sth/sb”
in Chinese (Traditional) 遮住, 覆蓋…
in Chinese (Simplified) 遮住, 覆盖…
(Definition of fall over sth/sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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