fall out

Definitions

  • Si Falls out With his Food 055
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  • WordNet 3.6
    • v fall out come to pass "What is happening?","The meeting took place off without an incidence","Nothing occurred that seemed important"
    • v fall out have a breach in relations "We fell out over a trivial question"
    • v fall out leave (a barracks) in order to take a place in a military formation, or leave a military formation "the soldiers fell out"
    • v fall out come off "His hair and teeth fell out"
    • v fall out come as a logical consequence; follow logically "It follows that your assertion is false","the theorem falls out nicely"
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: Hair will fall out faster on a person that is on a crash diet
    • Fall out to quarrel: to happen or befall
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Quotations

  • Thomas Fuller
    Thomas%20Fuller
    “When good people have a falling out, only one of them may be at fault at first; but if the strife continues long, usually both become guilty.”
  • Isaac Watts
    Isaac Watts
    “Birds in their little nest agree; and 'Tis a shameful sight, when children of one family fall out, and chide, and fight.”
  • Paul Klee
    Paul%20Klee
    “Everything vanishes around me, and works are born as if out of the void. Ripe, graphic fruits fall off. My hand has become the obedient instrument of a remote will.”
  • Leonardo DiCaprio
    Leonardo DiCaprio
    “People want you to be a crazy, out-of-control teen brat. They want you miserable, just like them. They don't want heroes; what they want is to see you fall.”
  • Joseph Conrad
    Joseph%20Conrad
    “A man that is born falls into a dream like a man who falls into the sea. If he tries to climb out into the air as inexperienced people endeavor to do, he drowns.”
  • Yevgeny Yevtushenko
    Yevgeny Yevtushenko
    “Why is it that right-wing bastards always stand shoulder to shoulder in solidarity, while liberals fall out among themselves?”

Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. feallan; Ger. fallen; prob. conn. with L. fallĕre, to deceive.

Usage

In literature:

In his and Hollins' cars, they got to the scene of the fragment's fall, two miles out of town, by following a faint, fading glow.
"The Planet Strappers" by Raymond Zinke Gallun
Meantime King Kapchack, when compelled by sheer physical weariness to fall out from the pursuit, came down and rested upon an oak.
"Wood Magic" by Richard Jefferies
Now in with you quickly; you must not be out after the dews begin to fall.
"Jack" by Alphonse Daudet
Hold it up by the tail, and the nuggets'll all fall out.
"The Peril Finders" by George Manville Fenn
Captain Shewan was on the hill, and on the point of letting the men fall out, when the attack commenced.
"The Second Battalion Royal Dublin Fusiliers in the South African War" by Cecil Francis Romer and Arthur Edward Mainwaring
As the march proceeded, outlying bodies of the horde kept falling in during that and the following day.
"Historic Tales, Vol. 8 (of 15)" by Charles Morris
I mention it, only in case you should come in his way, for I know how perversely such things fall out.
"The Letters of Charles Dickens" by Charles Dickens
Last fall you thrashed out quite a big harvest.
"Masters of the Wheat-Lands" by Harold Bindloss
There is a strong tendency to falling-out of the hair.
"Essentials of Diseases of the Skin" by Henry Weightman Stelwagon
The order to step out with the tackle fall.
"The Sailor's Word-Book" by William Henry Smyth
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In poetry:

From the morrow
Would I pick new herbs
But in my marked out fields
Both yesterday and today
The snow has kept on falling
"From the morrow" by Yamabe no Akahito
I shall be silent;
But what of sinful in the eye of heaven
Springs out of it--not I, not I could help;
It falls upon thy head.
"Nathan The Wise - Act I" by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing
Out of my dusk I came to her;
Voices were stilled anear, afar;
I stood there lost, her worshiper:
She only saw the falling star.
"A Falling Star " by Annie Adams Fields
Air's Moss lies stretching out its bound,
All wild and weird to see;
And all the silence round and round
Falls like a spell on me.
"Cameron's Stone" by Alexander Anderson
All radiantly rose above his head,
Their shadow fell on me
Like sweet dews falling when the night is dead,
The stars half out to see.
"The Two Angels" by Alexander Anderson
And yet my heart goes out to them
Whose sorrow is their diadem;
The falling leaf, the crying bird,
The voice to be, all lost, unheard--
"Weltschmertz" by Paul Laurence Dunbar

In news:

Corpse' falls out of coffin on elevator.
Corpse falls out of coffin ' elevator prank goes viral.
La Canada firefighters learn how to read the measure of radioactive fall-out during exercises held in the Arroyo Seco near JPL, in the weeks following the 1962 Cuban missile crisis.
I somehow managed to fall out of my seat in math class.
Presidential Contender Aburizal Bakrie Falls Out of the Ranks of Indonesia's 40 Richest.
La Feria Falls To Zapata, Falls Out Of Playoff Contention .
Maryland loses fifth straight, and falls out of bowl contention with 41-14 loss to No 10 FSU.
Then why is the merged model falling out of favor.
Corpse falls out of coffin' elevator prank goes viral.
How can malbec continue its stellar growth rate without falling out of favor like merlot and syrah.
Composer Michael Friedman defines Emo Rock, gives a shout out to his favorite bands Weezer and Fall Out Boy and reflects upon how leading man Benjamin Walker approached the creators in search of a role.
New research suggests the number of injuries to children and teens from falling out windows means it's not just an urban high-rise issue.
Little Falls out to erase memory of last year's playoffs.
Woody Allen falls out of love with NY.
Nyamwasa fled into exile in South Africa in 2010 after falling out with Kagame, a former ally.
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In science:

With decreasing x this difference rises because of the PV instabilities, and for a sufficiently high x the difference becomes zero (and falls out of the plot range), because PV reduction promises better accuracy there.
The NLO multileg working group: summary report
But it turns out that there is no such deformation in general; any excitation near the horizon either falls to the singularity or flows off to infinity, leaving a spherically symmetric horizon again.
What Exactly is the Information Paradox?
Then the surface freeze-out occurs really at the value εs ≈ εfrz and thus the actual freeze-out energy density saturates at the value hεout i ≈ εfrz/2, i.e. at the half fall from εs to zero.
Transverse-Mass Spectra in Heavy-Ion Collisions at energies E_{lab} = 2--160 GeV/nucleon
Under this assumption (which provides stunningly accurate estimates of the abundance of light elements and standardmodel particles), particles that interact weakly fall out of equilibrium sooner, escaping Boltzmann suppression as the temperature drops, and hence have larger relic abundances in the current universe.
Section on Prospects for Dark Matter Detection of the White Paper on the Status and Future of Ground-Based TeV Gamma-Ray Astronomy
Therefore, AI (t) becomes big negative again, this time due to the negative contribution −6λ of the Goldstone modes, and falls out of the CMB range at MH ≃ 185 GeV.
Asymptotic freedom in inflationary cosmology with a non-minimally coupled Higgs field
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