fall upon[ fawl ]SEE DEFINITION OF fall upon
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FALL UPON
If they fall upon houses, the roofs are crushed by the weight.
I let the purse, which I had in my hand, fall upon the ground.
White Fang trembled, waiting for the punishment to fall upon him.
No, no; the penalty of which we were speaking will fall upon our own heads more than enough.
If it should fall upon him, where then would be his hope and outlook?
But he feared lest, if he himself led off, the enemy might fall upon his rear.
Then it is more than likely the chaff will fall upon the corn.
Here and there a man was only released from his chains to fall upon the deck and die.
It was a party who had just started to fall upon the English settlements.
The chill of the night air will fall upon your breast, my dear.
RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR FALL UPON
- break in
- descend on
- fall upon
- fire on
- knock off
- knock over
- lean against
- lean on
- march on
- sally forth
- tip over