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keel over

phrasal verb with keel verb
to fall over suddenly: After running the marathon, Jasper keeled over with exhaustion.
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Translations of “keel over”
in Chinese (Simplified) 人, 突然倒下…
in Turkish alabora olmak, yuvarlanmak, devrilmek…
in Russian падать (в обморок)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 人, 突然倒下…
in Polish przewrócić się…
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