fall




fall - noun

  • the season when the leaves fall from the trees
  • a sudden drop from an upright position
  • the lapse of mankind into sinfulness because of the sin of Adam and Eve
  • a downward slope or bend
  • a lapse into sin; a loss of innocence or of chastity
  • a sudden decline in strength or number or importance
  • a movement downward
  • the act of surrendering (usually under agreed conditions)
  • the time of day immediately following sunset
  • when a wrestler's shoulders are forced to the mat
  • a free and rapid descent by the force of gravity
  • a sudden sharp decrease in some quantity

  • fall - verb

    fall - thesaurus

    accrue   autumn   capitulation   come   crepuscle   crepuscule   declension   declination   decline   declivity   decrease   descend   descent   devolve   diminish   dip   downfall   downslope   drop   dusk   evenfall   flow   gloam   gloaming   hang   lessen   light   nightfall   pass   pin   precipitate   return   settle   shine   spill   strike   surrender   tumble   twilight