fall in

verb

Definition of fall in

intransitive verb
1 :to sink inward
  • the roof fell in
2 :to take one's proper place in a military formation
fall in with
1 :to concur with
  • had to fall in with her wishes
2 :to harmonize with
  • it falls in exactly with my views
3 :to begin associating with
  • she fell in with a bad crowd

First Known Use of fall in

1719


Learn More about fall in


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up fall in? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

to speak evil of

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!