fall into disuse
Definition of fall into disuse
: to stop being used The word fell into disuse many years ago.
Word by Word Definitions
: to descend freely by the force of gravity
: to hang freely
: to drop oneself to a lower position
: the act of falling by the force of gravity
: a falling out, off, or away : dropping
: the season when leaves fall from trees : autumn
: of, relating to, or suitable for autumn
: to discontinue the use or practice of
: cessation of use or practice
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