concerned about the possible political fallout from the scandal Verb
club members were soon falling out about how to spend the money they'd made washing cars
I had planned to have a sports career, but things fell out otherwise.
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In Gaza, a father tries to shield his kids from falling bombs
Nov. 20, 2023
The cost and fallout have been steep as the war has advanced.—Jeffrey Fleishman, Los Angeles Times, 22 Nov. 2023 The fallout from Kody's first three marriages, along with the growing cross-family tensions, have been a focal point in the TLC hit's 18th season.—Dory Jackson, Peoplemag, 22 Nov. 2023 Whatever the ultimate outcome of the latest twist, Microsoft appears to have shielded itself from the worst of the fallout, writes Heard on the Street columnist Dan Gallagher.—Heard Editors, WSJ, 21 Nov. 2023 Political leaders could feel the fallout at the ballot box, said Mr. del Pozo.—Emma G. Fitzsimmons, New York Times, 21 Nov. 2023 Hundreds of thousands of regular people would be caught in the fallout if the company were to collapse under the weight of a conviction.—Joel Khalili, WIRED, 21 Nov. 2023 Its author, Amerie, has to grapple with the messy fallouts as a total outcast.—William Earl, Variety, 21 Nov. 2023 During the meeting, Jewish students and members of Students for Justice in Palestine said they were being harassed and threatened in fallout from the Israel-Hamas war.—Gary Robbins, San Diego Union-Tribune, 20 Nov. 2023 His sit-down conversation with Kylie, 26, was perhaps most important as one of Tristan's past affairs was with Kylie's then-best friend Jordyn Woods, and the two never had a proper conversation about the fallout.—Joelle Goldstein, Peoplemag, 16 Nov. 2023
Pop-up books fall out of use by the time most of us hit kindergarten, so mixing a childlike item with a chic subject matter is the perfect combination.—Hannah Jackson, Vogue, 4 Dec. 2023 The former Mater Dei star provided flashes of brilliance as a freshman, but fell out of the rotation during his second year after a position switch from running back to receiver.—Ben Bolch, Los Angeles Times, 1 Dec. 2023 Macaulay would crawl under the bleachers at the theater to look for change that had fallen out of people’s pockets.—Jessica Sager, Peoplemag, 1 Dec. 2023 Lempicka’s work fell out of favor for a period, but was rediscovered in the 1960s.—Brent Lang, Variety, 29 Nov. 2023 In other scenes, a teacher nearly falls out of a moving bus, and a child who’s driving a bus full of classmates nearly crashes.—Common Sense Media, Washington Post, 24 Nov. 2023 Are disposable vapes simply a fad that’ll eventually fall out of fashion, or are young people going to continue to use them recreationally?—WIRED, 19 Nov. 2023 But high school graduation tests have fallen out of favor across the country over concerns that the mandates hurt disadvantaged teenagers.—Troy Closson, New York Times, 13 Nov. 2023 But as noncompete agreements fall out of favor, stay-or-pay clauses are poised to replace them.—Robin Kaiser-Schatzlein, New York Times, 20 Nov. 2023 See More
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