Falling in a sentence

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Definition of Falling

  • from Fall v. i.
  • becoming lower or less in degree or value

How to use falling in a sentence. Falling pronunciation.

In falling his head struck violently a sharp corner of the pedestal.
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He was conscious of this as the panel clicked behind him, and the folds of the red velvet caught his shoulder in falling.
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But now he had other and nearer things to occupy him, for in the fierce struggle towards the shore Lacey found himself failing, and falling down the stream.
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But there is a kind of Infection that attends it, for it brings them to the falling Sickness.
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And being in an agony he prayed more earnestly: and his sweat was as it were great drops, of blood falling down to the ground.
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But only light drops were falling.
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Bellowing for the water which was so long in coming, he used the hearthrug to some purpose on the outskirts of the bonfire, but had to keep falling back for fresh air.
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Finding himself falling in love with Elena, Insarov determines to go away like Lancelot, without saying farewell.
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From a curious hint that he once let fall, reenforced by the manner in which the poor epileptic in "The Karamazov Brothers" acquired the falling sickness, we cannot help thinking that its origin came from a blow given in anger by his father.
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They crave fight, they want to feel the delicious shiver produced by the sight of two bodies intertwining, the splutter of blood and pieces of torn, steaming human flesh flying through the cage and falling on the floor.
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At last I determined on falling entirely into the hands of God, who is very merciful and of tender compassion.
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While furnishing them with clothing, and assisting them in other ways, I besought the mother to give her heart to Jesus, knowing that he could keep her from falling.
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His very soul seemed to drink in the falling drops.
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This staircase was so narrow, that a man with such a burden could not go down without great risk of falling; and M. de B-, having called his Majesty's attention to this, he summoned the keeper of the portfolio, whose duty it was to be always at the door of the Emperor's cabinet which opened on this staircase, and gave him the light, which was no longer needed, as the lamps had just been lighted.
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Crewe had stories to tell of this and that thriving firm, of others struggling in obscurity or falling from high estate; to him the streets of London were so many chapters of romance, but a romance always of to-day, for he neither knew nor cared about historic associations.
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The young man, his pipe-hand falling to his knee, first broke silence.
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As it was, she frightened one of her pupils, at the end of a long lesson, by falling to the floor and lying there for ten minutes in unconsciousness.
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Jessica, after her illness, was inclined to resent this extreme caution, which irritated her curiosity; but in vain she assured Nancy that there was not the least fear of her letters falling into wrong hands.
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Under the falling night, before the grey vision of a city which, by its alien business and pleasure, made her a mere outcast, she all at once found hope in a resource which till now had signified despair.
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The minstrels' voices are like falling honey When the gods please them, but when things go wrong They speak their mind out straight, and speak it strong, Especially on points concerned with money.
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Examples of Falling

Example #1
He lurched, rolled over on the floor, and lay still.
Example #2
Before he could move forward or raise his arm, however, David struck him a blow in the neck which flung him upon a square marble pedestal intended for a statue.
Example #3
Now he saw sitting on a divan on the opposite side of the room Prince Harrik.
Example #4
Every inch of the walls was hung with red curtains.
Example #5
Presently both Mahommed and David were beside him, Lacey angrily protesting to David that he must save himself.
Example #6
He cursed the man and all his ancestry and all his posterity, sleeping and waking, until the day when he, Mahommed, would pinch his flesh with red hot irons.