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falls

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fallsnoun

    the petals or sepals of a flower that bend downward (especially the outer perianth of an iris)

  2. waterfall, fallsnoun

    a steep descent of the water of a river

Wiktionary

  1. fallsnoun

    A waterfall.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. falls

    When a ship is not flush, this is the term given to those risings of some parts of her decks (which she may have) more than others.

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'falls' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4310

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'falls' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4234

How to pronounce falls?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of falls in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of falls in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of falls in a Sentence

  1. Advocate General Priit Pikamae:

    A passenger biting other passengers and attacking the cabin crew trying to calm him down, resulting in the deviation of a Lisbon-Fortaleza flight to the nearest airport in order to disembark this passenger and his baggage, leading to a flight delay, falls under the concept of extraordinary circumstances.

  2. Arthur Conan Doyle:

    Violence does, in truth, recoil upon the violent, and the schemer falls into the pit which he digs for another.

  3. Yuri Shafranik:

    Even if oil falls below $40, they would endure it.

  4. Shruthi Reddy:

    We've declared employee pay cuts if revenue falls below a threshold.

  5. Per Hammarlund:

    It's just a matter of time before the government falls or we have a major reshuffling, the anti-corruption measures have been much more controversial than we would have liked, and now with the IMF putting pressure on them ... something will have to give.

Images & Illustrations of falls

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