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There are 16 meanings of the word Falls.

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Falls - as a noun

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

A steep descent of the water of a river

Synonyms (Exact Relations)
Hypernyms (Closely Related)
body of waterwater8
Hyponyms (Broadly Related)

Falls - as a verb

(heading) to be moved downwards.

To move downwards.

To happen, to change negatively.

To be allotted to; to arrive through chance, fate, or inheritance.

Example: "And so it falls to me to make this important decision.  the estate fell to his brother; the kingdom fell into the hands of his rivals."

To diminish; to lessen or lower.

To bring forth.

Example: "To fall lambs"

To issue forth into life; to be brought forth; said of the young of certain animals.

To descend in character or reputation; to become degraded; to sink into vice, error, or sin.

To become ensnared or entrapped; to be worse off than before.

Example: "To fall into error;  to fall into difficulties"

To assume a look of shame or disappointment; to become or appear dejected; said of the face.

To happen; to come to pass; to chance or light (upon).

To begin with haste, ardour, or vehemence; to rush or hurry.

Example: "After arguing, they fell to blows."

To be dropped or uttered carelessly.

Example: "An unguarded expression fell from his lips."

(of a fabric) to hang down (under the influence of gravity).

Example: "An empire-style dress has a high waistline – directly under the bust – from which the dress falls all the way to a hem as low as the floor."

Example Sentences

"She falls down the stairs and breaks her arm."
"He falls in love with her at first sight."
"The snow falls gently on the ground."
"The stock market falls dramatically after the announcement."
"The rock climber falls from the cliff but survives."
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Word Game Points

Is FALLS a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, falls is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

FALLS has a SCRABBLE points total of 8.

Is FALLS a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, falls is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
FALLS has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 10.

Is FALLS a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, falls is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
FALLS has a WORDFEUD points total of 8.

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