Translation of "fall" - English-Thai dictionary

fall

verb /foːl/ (past tense fell /fel/, past participle fallen)

to go down from a higher level usually unintentionally

ตก; ร่วง
The apple fell from the tree
Her eye fell on an old book.

(often with over) to go down to the ground etc from an upright position, usually by accident

สะดุด; ล้ม
She tripped and fell (over).

to become lower or less

ลดลง
The temperature is falling.

to happen or occur

มีขึ้น; จัดขึ้น
Easter falls early this year.

to enter a certain state or condition

ตกอยู่ในภาวะใดภาวะหนึ่ง
They fell in love.

(formal ) (only with it as subject) to come as one’s duty etc

ตกเป็นหน้าที่หรือภาระ
It falls to me to take care of the children.
falls noun plural

a waterfall

น้ำตก
the Niagara Falls.
fallout noun

radioactive dust from a nuclear explosion etc

ฝุ่นกัมมันตรังสีหลังนิวเคลียร์ระเบิด
Radioactive fallout from the Fukushima meltdowns.
his/her etc face fell

he, she etc looked suddenly disappointed

ดูผิดหวังทันที
Her face fell when she heard the news.
fall away phrasal verb

to become less in number

น้อยลง
The crowd began to fall away.

to slope downwards

อยู่ต่ำลงไป
The ground fell away steeply.
fall back phrasal verb

to move back or stop moving forward

ถอยหลัง
He ordered the troops to fall back.
fall back on phrasal verb

to use, or to go to for help, finally when everything else has been tried

สามารถช่วยได้ยามคับขัน
Whatever happens you have your father’s money to fall back on.
fall behind phrasal verb

to be slower than (someone else)

ไล่ตามไม่ทัน
Hurry up! You’re falling behind (the others)
He is falling behind in his schoolwork.

(with with) to become late in regular payment, letter-writing etc

จ่ายเงินช้า
Don’t fall behind with the rent!
fall down phrasal verb (sometimes with on)

to fail (in)

ล้มเหลวเพราะ
He’s falling down on his job.
fall flat

(especially of jokes etc) to fail completely or to have no effect

ไม่ประสบผลสำเร็จ
Her joke fell flat.
fall for phrasal verb

to be deceived by (something)

ทำให้หลงเชื่อ
I made up a story to explain why I had not been at work and he fell for it.

to fall in love with (someone)

ตกหลุมรักกับ
He has fallen for your sister.
fall in with phrasal verb

to join with (someone) for company

ไปพร้อมกับ
On the way home, we fell in with some friends.

to agree with (a plan, idea etc)

เห็นด้วยกับ
They fell in with our suggestion.
fall off phrasal verb

to become smaller in number or amount

การลดลง
Audiences often fall off during the summer.
fall on/upon phrasal verb

to attack

จู่โจม; เข้าโจมตี
The robbers fell on the old man and beat him
They fell hungrily upon the food.
fall out phrasal verb (sometimes with with)

to quarrel

ทะเลาะกัน
I have fallen out with my sister.
fall short (often with of)

to be not enough or not good enough etc

ขาดแคลน
The money we have falls short of what we need.
fall through phrasal verb

(of plans etc) to fail or come to nothing

ทำไม่สำเร็จ
Our plans fell through.

(Translation of “fall” from the PASSWORD English–Thai Dictionary © 2015 K Dictionaries Ltd)