What does fall by the wayside mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. drop out, give up, fall by the wayside, drop by the wayside, throw in, throw in the towel, quit, chuck up the sponge(verb)

    give up in the face of defeat of lacking hope; admit defeat

    "In the second round, the challenger gave up"

Wiktionary

  1. fall by the wayside(Verb)

    To fail to be completed, particularly for lack of interest; to be left out.

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How to say fall by the wayside in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fall by the wayside in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fall by the wayside in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of fall by the wayside in a Sentence

  1. Bernie Sanders:

    We are not going to let them fall by the wayside.

  2. James Deely:

    I grew up and was raised to respect the flag and the country it stands for. It is not something that you forget or let fall by the wayside.

  3. Melissa Blakeman:

    Activities like exercise and meditation are definitely helpful in keeping a positive attitude but they also help you think more clearly, when those habits fall by the wayside, I personally can tell that I get more mired in the details and I have a harder time finding a path through life's daily frustrations.

Images & Illustrations of fall by the wayside

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