Definition of fall:

part of speech: noun

A short veil worn over the bonnet by females; a veil.

part of speech: verb

To drop or come down from a higher to a lower; to descend; to depart from the faith; to perish; to decrease in price or value; to flow into, as a river; to sink; to come in or upon; to forsake; to happen.

part of speech: noun

The act of dropping or coming down from a higher to a lower; a tumble; ruin; apostasy; decrease of price or value; a rush of water down a steep place; autumn.

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