What does fall over mean?

Definitions for fall over

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word fall over.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fall over, go over(verb)

    fall forward and down

    "The old woman went over without a sound"


  1. fall over(Verb)

    To fall from an upright or standing position to a horizontal or prone position.

  2. fall over(Verb)

    Of an argument, to fail to be valid.

  3. fall over(Verb)

    Of a computer program or system, to crash.

The New Hacker's Dictionary

  1. fall over

    [IBM] Yet another synonym for crash or lose. ‘Fall over hard’ equates to crash and burn.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fall over in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fall over in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Blake Pollack:

    There must've been 200 people there to welcome him, i though he was going to fall over.

  2. Gail Rutherford:

    I’ve seen so many people fall over that rocky path that was there to begin with, it’s a huge improvement over what was there.

  3. Emeasoba George:

    It takes only passion to fall over oneself to do anything i.e. to be excessively eager to do any positive thing over & over again. Are you passionate at all?

  4. Alexander Ludwig:

    By the end Clive and I were just shaking, we were so tired, the shower afterwards was the most incredible Zen feeling in the world. I just sat down and let the water fall over me.

  5. Holger Krag:

    Owing to the geometry of the station’s orbit, we can already exclude the possibility that any fragments will fall over any spot further north than 43N or further south than 43S.

Images & Illustrations of fall over

  1. fall overfall overfall over

Translations for fall over

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for fall over »


Find a translation for the fall over definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these fall over definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"fall over." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2018. Web. 21 Apr. 2018. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/fall over>.

Are we missing a good definition for fall over? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for fall over:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.