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adjective as in disgraced, ruined

adjective as in dead

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Thousands of years before the events of Star Wars' Skywalker Saga, a group of fallen Jedi formed the Sith Order on Moraband.

Like so many fallen Southern generals, Simard’s work knocked 19th-century notions of inevitable competition off their pedestal.

For example, the monkey pummeling the chest of its fallen compatriot may indeed have been practicing a crude simian form of CPR.

A young widow crouching to measure a headstone for her fallen husband.

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Luckily, the massive old-growth trees we were about to ski were more protected from the wind, holding deep, light, dry snow that would blow over our heads as we jumped off fallen logs and rock drops.

This is not the first time the director has fallen for Russian propaganda.

Murders in the City of Angels have fallen by about half in the last 10 years: no small feat for such a big city.

Murders are slightly down from 414 last year, but have fallen by about one—third since 2003.

Luke Skywalker is an evil robot who has fallen to the dark side of the force.

They instead announced a tribute to the two fallen officers.

As Spain, however, has fallen from the high place she once held, her colonial system has also gone down.

My thought was to keep pushing in troops from "W" Beach until the enemy had fallen back to save themselves from being cut off.

Mr. Mayne said something, but Malcolm never knew what it was, for Winifred fainted, and would have fallen had he not caught her.

Two years later this promising recruit, having fallen foul of the military authorities, had to leave the service under a cloud.

The latter gentleman was wondering whether he had fallen into a dream that he should wake up from in the morning.

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On this page you'll find 25 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to fallen, such as: collapsed, decayed, dishonored, loose, shaken, and shamed.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.