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Meaning of word fall from English dictionary with examples, synonyms and antonyms.

fall   noun

Meaning : The season when the leaves fall from the trees.

Example : In the fall of 1973.

Synonyms : autumn

वह ऋतु जिसमें पेड़ों की पत्तियाँ झड़ जाती हैं।

पतझड़ के बाद ही वसंत ऋतु का आगमन होता है।
अर्भ, ख़िज़ाँ, पत-झड़, पतझड़, पतझड़ ऋतु, पतझर, पतझर ऋतु, पतझार, शिशिर, शिशिर ऋतु

Meaning : A sudden drop from an upright position.

Example : He had a nasty spill on the ice.

Synonyms : spill, tumble

* किसी ऊँची जगह से अचानक गिरने की क्रिया।

पहाड़ी पर से अचानक गिराव के कारण उसे अत्यधिक चोटें आईं।
अचानक गिरना, अचानक गिराव

Meaning : The lapse of mankind into sinfulness because of the sin of Adam and Eve.

Example : Women have been blamed ever since the Fall.

Meaning : A downward slope or bend.

Synonyms : declension, declination, decline, declivity, descent, downslope

वह जगह जो बराबर नीची होती चली गयी हो।

ढाल पर पहुँचते ही मैंने साइकिल का पैडल मारना बंद कर दिया।
उतराई, उतार, उतारू, ढलवाँ, ढलाई, ढलान, ढलाव, ढलुआ, ढलुवाँ, ढाल, ढालवाँ, ढालू, धँसान, धंसान, निचान, प्रवण, रपट, रपटा, रपट्टा

An upward slope or grade (as in a road).

The car couldn't make it up the rise.
acclivity, ascent, climb, raise, rise, upgrade

Meaning : A lapse into sin. A loss of innocence or of chastity.

Example : A fall from virtue.

Meaning : A sudden decline in strength or number or importance.

Example : The fall of the House of Hapsburg.

Synonyms : downfall

A growth in strength or number or importance.


Meaning : A movement downward.

Example : The rise and fall of the tides.

गिरने की क्रिया।

छत पर से उसका गिरना किसी ने नहीं देखा।
आपात, गिरना, गिराव, पात

A movement upward.

They cheered the rise of the hot-air balloon.
ascension, ascent, rise, rising

Meaning : The act of surrendering (usually under agreed conditions).

Example : They were protected until the capitulation of the fort.

Synonyms : capitulation, surrender

Meaning : The time of day immediately following sunset.

Example : He loved the twilight.
They finished before the fall of night.

Synonyms : crepuscle, crepuscule, dusk, evenfall, gloam, gloaming, nightfall, twilight

सूर्यास्त होने से पहले और बाद के तीस क्षणों के बीच का समय जब चरकर लौटती हुई गौओं के खुरों से धूल उड़ती रहती है।

फलित ज्योतिष में गोधूलि बेला को सब कार्यों के लिये बहुत शुभ माना जाता है।
गोधूलि, गोधूलि बेला, गोधूली, गोधूली बेला, गोरज, धूरसझा

Meaning : When a wrestler's shoulders are forced to the mat.

Synonyms : pin

Meaning : A free and rapid descent by the force of gravity.

Example : It was a miracle that he survived the drop from that height.

Synonyms : drop

Meaning : A sudden sharp decrease in some quantity.

Example : A drop of 57 points on the Dow Jones index.
There was a drop in pressure in the pulmonary artery.
A dip in prices.
When that became known the price of their stock went into free fall.

Synonyms : dip, drop, free fall

fall   verb

Meaning : Descend in free fall under the influence of gravity.

Example : The branch fell from the tree.
The unfortunate hiker fell into a crevasse.

ऊपर से नीचे को आना।

वह छत से गिरा।

Meaning : Move downward and lower, but not necessarily all the way.

Example : The temperature is going down.
The barometer is falling.
The curtain fell on the diva.
Her hand went up and then fell again.

Synonyms : come down, descend, go down

Travel up.

We ascended the mountain.
Go up a ladder.
The mountaineers slowly ascended the steep slope.
ascend, go up

Move upward.

The fog lifted.
The smoke arose from the forest fire.
The mist uprose from the meadows.
arise, come up, go up, lift, move up, rise, uprise

Meaning : Pass suddenly and passively into a state of body or mind.

Example : Fall into a trap.
She fell ill.
They fell out of favor.
Fall in love.
Fall asleep.
Fall prey to an imposter.
Fall into a strange way of thinking.
She fell to pieces after she lost her work.

Meaning : Come under, be classified or included.

Example : Fall into a category.
This comes under a new heading.

Synonyms : come

किसी के अंतर्गत होना।

बनारस उत्तर-प्रदेश में आता है।
यह कथा रामायण में आती है।

Meaning : Fall from clouds.

Example : Rain, snow and sleet were falling.
Vesuvius precipitated its fiery, destructive rage on Herculaneum.

Synonyms : come down, precipitate

Meaning : Suffer defeat, failure, or ruin.

Example : We must stand or fall.
Fall by the wayside.

Meaning : Die, as in battle or in a hunt.

Example : Many soldiers fell at Verdun.
Several deer have fallen to the same gun.
The shooting victim fell dead.

Meaning : Touch or seem as if touching visually or audibly.

Example : Light fell on her face.
The sun shone on the fields.
The light struck the golden necklace.
A strange sound struck my ears.

Synonyms : shine, strike

Meaning : Be captured.

Example : The cities fell to the enemy.

Meaning : Occur at a specified time or place.

Example : Christmas falls on a Monday this year.
The accent falls on the first syllable.

Meaning : Decrease in size, extent, or range.

Example : The amount of homework decreased towards the end of the semester.
The cabin pressure fell dramatically.
Her weight fell to under a hundred pounds.
His voice fell to a whisper.

Synonyms : decrease, diminish, lessen

भाव का गिर जाना या कम हो जाना।

आजकल सोने का भाव उतर गया है।
उतरना, गिरना, घटना, लुढ़कना

किसी वस्तु के गुणों, तत्वों आदि में कमी होना।

इन शेयरों के दाम लगातार कम हो रहे हैं।
लगातार चलते रहने के कारण ऊर्जा का ह्रास होता है।
कम होना, कमी आना, क्षीण होना, गिरना, घटना, नरम पड़ना, ह्रास होना

किसी वस्तु आदि का लुप्त होते हुए थोड़ा हो जाना।

वर्षा न होने से नदी में पानी कम हो रहा है।
उतरना, कम होना, कमी आना, घटना, न्यून होना

Become bigger or greater in amount.

The amount of work increased.

Meaning : Yield to temptation or sin.

Example : Adam and Eve fell.

Meaning : Lose office or power.

Example : The government fell overnight.
The Qing Dynasty fell with Sun Yat-sen.

Meaning : To be given by assignment or distribution.

Example : The most difficult task fell on the youngest member of the team.
The onus fell on us.
The pressure to succeed fell on the youngest student.

Meaning : Move in a specified direction.

Example : The line of men fall forward.

Meaning : Be due.

Example : Payments fall on the 1st of the month.

Meaning : Lose one's chastity.

Example : A fallen woman.

Meaning : To be given by right or inheritance.

Example : The estate fell to the oldest daughter.

Meaning : Come into the possession of.

Example : The house accrued to the oldest son.

Synonyms : accrue

Meaning : Fall to somebody by assignment or lot.

Example : The task fell to me.
It fell to me to notify the parents of the victims.

Synonyms : light

Meaning : Be inherited by.

Example : The estate fell to my sister.
The land returned to the family.
The estate devolved to an heir that everybody had assumed to be dead.

Synonyms : devolve, pass, return

Meaning : Slope downward.

Example : The hills around here fall towards the ocean.

Meaning : Lose an upright position suddenly.

Example : The vase fell over and the water spilled onto the table.
Her hair fell across her forehead.

Synonyms : fall down

सहसा गिर पड़ना।

तेज़ बहाव से नदी का किनारा अररा गया।

Meaning : Drop oneself to a lower or less erect position.

Example : She fell back in her chair.
He fell to his knees.

ज़मीन पर पड़ या लेट जाना।

वह माफ़ी माँगने के लिए मेरे पैरों पर गिर पड़ा।

Meaning : Fall or flow in a certain way.

Example : This dress hangs well.
Her long black hair flowed down her back.

Synonyms : flow, hang

Meaning : Assume a disappointed or sad expression.

Example : Her face fell when she heard that she would be laid off.
His crest fell.

Meaning : Be cast down.

Example : His eyes fell.

Meaning : Come out. Issue.

Example : Silly phrases fell from her mouth.

Meaning : Be born, used chiefly of lambs.

Example : The lambs fell in the afternoon.

Meaning : Begin vigorously.

Example : The prisoners fell to work right away.

Meaning : Go as if by falling.

Example : Grief fell from our hearts.

Meaning : Come as if by falling.

Example : Night fell.
Silence fell.

Synonyms : descend, settle