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befalls

verb
present tense third-person singular of befall

Synonyms of befalls

to take place
  • whatever befalls, we'll make the best of it and carry on

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“Befalls.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/befalls. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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