fall away

  • 1 fall away — index degenerate, diminish, ebb, subside Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 fall away — verb 1. get worse (Freq. 2) My grades are slipping • Syn: ↑slip, ↑drop off, ↑drop away • Derivationally related forms: ↑drop off (for: ↑ …

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  • 3 fall away — 1) PHRASAL VERB If something falls away from the thing it is attached to, it breaks off. [V P from n] Officials say that one or two engines fell away from the plane shortly after takeoff. [Also V P] 2) PHRASAL VERB If you say that land falls away …

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  • 4 fall away — phrasal verb [intransitive] Word forms fall away : present tense I/you/we/they fall away he/she/it falls away present participle falling away past tense fell away past participle fallen away 1) if something falls away, it breaks off from the… …

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  • 5 fall away — phr verb Fall away is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑cliff …

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  • 6 fall away — Synonyms and related words: abate, ablate, apostacize, apostatize, ascend, bank, bate, be eaten away, be found wanting, bolt, break away, cant, careen, change sides, climb, collapse, come short, consume, consume away, corrode, crumble, decline,… …

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  • 7 fall away — the ground here falls away abruptly Syn: slope down, slope, slant down, go down, drop, drop away, descend, dip, sink, plunge …

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  • 8 fall away — {v. phr.} To decline; diminish. * /I was shocked to see how haggard Alan looked; he seems to be falling away to a shadow./ …

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  • 9 fall away — {v. phr.} To decline; diminish. * /I was shocked to see how haggard Alan looked; he seems to be falling away to a shadow./ …

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  • 10 fall away — (Roget s IV) v. Syn. pine, waste away, decline; see decay , decrease 1 …

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  • 11 fall\ away — v. phr. To decline; diminish. I was shocked to see how haggard Alan looked; he seems to be falling away to a shadow …

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  • 12 fall away — 1. Pine, grow lean, be emaciated, lose flesh. 2. Backslide, apostatize, fall off. 3. Defect, revolt, become disloyal or disaffected, forsake the cause of …

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  • 13 fall away — /ˌfɔ:l ə weɪ/ verb to become less ● Hotel bookings have fallen away since the tourist season ended …

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  • 14 fall away — /ˌfɔ:l ə weɪ/ verb to become less ● Hotel bookings have fallen away since the tourist season ended …

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  • 15 fall away — intransitive verb Date: 1535 1. a. to withdraw friendship or support b. to renounce one s faith 2. a. to diminish gradually in size b. to drift off a course …

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  • 16 fall away — verb To cease to support a person or cause …

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  • 17 To fall away — Fall Fall (f[add]l), v. i. [imp. {Fell} (f[e^]l); p. p. {Fallen} (f[add]l n); p. pr. & vb. n. {Falling}.] [AS. feallan; akin to D. vallen, OS. & OHG. fallan, G. fallen, Icel. Falla, Sw. falla, Dan. falde, Lith. pulti, L. fallere to deceive, Gr.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 18 Until I Fall Away — Infobox Single Name = Until I Fall Away Cover size = Border = Caption = Artist = Gin Blossoms Album = New Miserable Experience A side = B side = Released = Format = Recorded = Genre = Length = 3:50 Label = Writer = R. Wilson, J. Valenzuela… …

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  • 19 Fall — (f[add]l), v. i. [imp. {Fell} (f[e^]l); p. p. {Fallen} (f[add]l n); p. pr. & vb. n. {Falling}.] [AS. feallan; akin to D. vallen, OS. & OHG. fallan, G. fallen, Icel. Falla, Sw. falla, Dan. falde, Lith. pulti, L. fallere to deceive, Gr. sfa llein… …

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  • 20 fall — [fôl] vi. fell, fallen, falling [ME fallen < OE feallan, to fall, akin to Ger fallen < IE base * phol , to fall > Lith púolu, to fall] I to come down by the force of gravity; drop; descend 1. to come down because detached, pushed,… …

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