|1.||[ verb ] have a breach in relations|
"We fell out over a trivial question"
|2.||[ verb ] leave (a barracks, for example) in order to take a place in a military formation, or leave a military formation|
"the soldiers fell out"
|3.||[ verb ] come forth or out|
"You stick the coins in, but they come out again" "His hair and teeth fell out"
|4.||[ verb ] come as a logical consequence; follow logically|
"It follows that your assertion is false" "the theorem falls out nicely"
|5.||[ verb ] be a forerunner of or occur earlier than, as in|
|Synonyms:||happen take_place go_on pass come_about anticipate pass_off hap occur|
: "This composition anticipates Impressionism"
|Related terms:||happen come happen work turn_out proceed happen arise recur concur develop befall fall fall chance go_off anticipate intervene break give transpire supervene break come_around synchronize happening hap|