Definitions for fall away

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word fall away

Princeton's WordNet

  1. slip, drop off, drop away, fall away(verb)

    get worse

    "My grades are slipping"

  2. fall off, fall away(verb)

    diminish in size or intensity

Wiktionary

  1. fall away(Verb)

    To cease to support a person or cause.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Field Marshall John French:

    Words are the leaves of the tree of language, of which, if some fall away, a new succession takes their place.

  2. Gernot Erler:

    It's an illusion to think that if the sanctions were to fall away tomorrow, the Russian economy would suddenly be all right again.

  3. Andy Bevington:

    The A-fields are tied into an historic processing and operating services agreement with Conoco and in terms of the domino effect, that's just a cost share for all the operators, so as they fall away your costs go up and up.

  4. Ian Claxton:

    After years of neglect, should sanctions fall away, then their oil exports will be able to fund an infrastructure development plan that will need steel, power and cement, they currently don't have cement manufacturing capabilities so ... bagged or bulk cement combined with increased steel for construction could well be the commodities most affected for bulk shipments with India, Middle East and China as origins.


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