What does falling mean?

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falling

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. falling(adj)

    decreasing in amount or degree

    "falling temperature"

  2. falling(adj)

    becoming lower or less in degree or value

    "a falling market"; "falling incomes"

  3. dropping, falling(adj)

    coming down freely under the influence of gravity

    "the eerie whistle of dropping bombs"; "falling rain"

Wiktionary

  1. falling(Noun)

    The action of the verb to fall.

  2. falling(Adjective)

    That falls or fall.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Falling

    of Fall

  2. Falling

    from Fall, v. i

Freebase

  1. Falling

    Falling is a novel by the Flemish author Anne Provoost.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'falling' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2383

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'falling' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2375

How to pronounce falling?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say falling in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of falling in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of falling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of falling in a Sentence

  1. Jennifer Koebele:

    Even with the number of computer science jobs increasing, the number of women pursuing careers in computer science is falling, however, colleges and universities are partnering with corporations to raise those numbers.

  2. Vin Weber:

    This week we’re having some real anguished discussions, people are falling in line.

  3. Rachel Frederickson:

    My hair was falling out, my period stopped. I was only sleeping three hours a night.

  4. Iris Murdoch:

    Falling out of love is very enlightening. For a short while you see the world with new eyes.

  5. Elton John:

    Princess Diana was very much loved, princess Diana was a controversial figure in some respects, but not to me. I loved Princess Diana because Princess Diana did so much for AIDS and she was a great friend to me. We had a falling out, but we reconciled in the end. It was an extraordinary summer. Gianni Versace was murdered [ on July 15, 1997 ], and then Diana rang me up and we reconciled. And six weeks later, I ’m in the same house, and she’s dead. It was extraordinary, and I just could n’t believe what was going on.

Images & Illustrations of falling

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