1. To break down, literally or metaphorically; SYN. fall in, cave in, give, give way, break, founder.
2. To cause to burst; SYN. burst.
3. To fold or close up, as of an umbrella or a music stand.
4. To lose significance, effectiveness, or value.
1. To criticize or reprimand harshly.
2. When you move to a lower level socially or financially and receive less respect from other people because of this change, you come down in life.
1. To let fall to the ground
2. To fall vertically
3. To go down in value
4. To leave or unload, esp. of passengers or cargo; SYN. set down, put down, unload.
5. To utter casually
6. To lose (said of games, in sports)
7. To stop pursuing or acting; SYN. knock off.
8. To terminate an association with
9. To give birth; used for animals
10. To change from one level to another
1. To fail to meet expectations or requirements
2. When people or things fall to the ground from a higher position, they fall down.