Thesaurus / fall through

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If the curb-chain is too loose the bit will fall through, or turn around in the mouth.

Horsemanship for WomenTheodore Hoe Mead

It is as well to keep a margin in reserve in case the performance should fall through.

When Ghost Meets GhostWilliam Frend De Morgan

It is a generally familiar fact that the incomparably larger number of complaints of attacks on womens honor, fall through.

When the wave rolled back to the sea, the weight of the frigate made it fall through the roof.

The artist promptly ordered him to let it fall through some feet on the door-step, and then gather up the fragments.

Travels in South KensingtonMoncure Daniel Conway

I told that boy to be careful of the hole in the bag, that the runt might fall through it, and so he did.

Unless a purchaser could be found for this, the bargain was to fall through.

While the wood is burning, the stones become red-hot, and fall through into the hole.

Greater BritainCharles Wentworth Dilke

It would be a pity for the whole scheme to fall through for lack of brains.

The Seven DarlingsGouverneur Morris

Mr. Ledbury wishes he could fall through a trap in the floor.

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