What does fall away mean?

Definitions for fall away

Here are all the 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


  1. fall away(Verb)

    To cease to support a person or cause.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fall away in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fall away in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Harriet Green:

    Stand up for what you believe with strength and grace and the barriers will begin to fall away. Harriet Green

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. Mark Whitworth:

    I am reassured that if there is one benefit (from Brexit) ... the EU directive that was coming our way will fall away, at the moment, we have a level playing field and no interference from government.

  5. 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.

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