Definitions for Windfallˈwɪndˌfɔl

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  1. windfall(noun)

    fruit that has fallen from the tree

  2. boom, bonanza, gold rush, gravy, godsend, manna from heaven, windfall, bunce(noun)

    a sudden happening that brings good fortune (as a sudden opportunity to make money)

    "the demand for testing has created a boom for those unregulated laboratories where boxes of specimen jars are processed like an assembly line"

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  1. windfall(Noun)

    Something that has been blown down by the wind.

  2. windfall(Noun)

    A fruit that has fallen from a tree naturally, as from wind

    They couldn't reach the branches, so they ate the windfalls.

  3. windfall(Noun)

    a sudden large benefit; especially an influx of money

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  1. Windfall(noun)

    anything blown down or off by the wind, as fruit from a tree, or the tree itself, or a portion of a forest prostrated by a violent wind, etc

  2. Windfall(noun)

    an unexpected legacy, or other gain

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  1. Windfall

    Windfall is a serial drama television series about a group of people in an unnamed small city who win almost $400,000,000 in a lottery. The series premiered Thursday, June 8, 2006 on NBC, taking the time slot occupied by ER during the rest of the year. On August 31, 2006, NBC announced the show's cancellation by stating on its website that the episode that night would be the series finale. Controversially, NBC also gave local affiliates the option of showing pre-season football instead and showing the final episode at each affiliates discretion. Many affiliates took them up on this, planning to show it either much later that night or at other odd days/times during the Labor Day weekend. In the UK and Middle East the show has been picked up by Five US and Showtime Arabia respectively. It is also shown in Ireland on the channel 3e weekdays at 3pm.

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