fall through

phrasal verb
fell through; fallen through; falling through; falls through

Definition of fall through

: to fail or stop in a sudden or final way Contract negotiations have fallen through. Our vacation plans have fallen through.

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“Fall through.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fall%20through. Accessed 21 Feb. 2020.

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