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falls flat

phrase
present tense third-person singular of fall flat

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1 to be unsuccessful
  • Her performance fell flat despite weeks of rehearsing.

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2 to go wrong
  • Their game plan fell flat when their star player suffered an injury.

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falls down

falls flat

falls for

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“Falls flat.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/falls%20flat. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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