fall away

verb

Definition of fall away

  1. intransitive verb
  2. 1a :  to withdraw friendship or supportb :  to renounce one's faith

  3. 2a :  to diminish gradually in sizeb :  to drift off a course

Examples of fall away in a sentence

  1. as the years went by, the public's interest in the murder case fell away

1535

First Known Use of fall away

1535



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