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Meaning of "downfallen" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF DOWNFALLEN

downfallen  [ˈdaʊnˌfɔːlən] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF DOWNFALLEN

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Downfallen is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES DOWNFALLEN MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of downfallen in the English dictionary

The definition of downfallen in the dictionary is decrepit. Other definition of downfallen is ruined; fallen.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH DOWNFALLEN


chapfallen
ˈtʃæpˌfɔːlən
chopfallen
ˈtʃɒpˌfɔːlən
crestfallen
ˈkrɛstˌfɔːlən
doolan
ˈduːlən
fallen
ˈfɔːlən
Guatemalan
ˌɡwɑːtəˈmɑːlən
hallan
ˈhɔːlən
merlon
ˈmɜːlən
murlain
ˈmɜːlən
Nordrhein-Westfalen
ˈnɔrtrainvɛstˈfaːlən
pratfallen
ˈprætˌfɔːlən
unfallen
ʌnˈfɔːlən
urodelan
ˌjʊərəʊˈdiːlən
Westfalen
vɛstˈfaːlən
windfallen
ˈwɪndˌfɔːlən

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE DOWNFALLEN

downbeat
downburst
downcast
downcome
downcomer
downcourt
downcry
downdraught
downer
downfall
downfield
downflow
downforce
downgrade
downhaul
downhearted
downheartedly
downheartedness
downhill
downhill race

WORDS THAT END LIKE DOWNFALLEN

Allen
befallen
Bog of Allen
Cullen
Enniskillen
fluellen
food pollen
Hellen
Llangollen
Lough Allen
McKellen
mullen
pollen
Sankt Gallen
stollen
sullen
swollen
unswollen
Van Allen
woollen

Synonyms and antonyms of downfallen in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «downfallen» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF DOWNFALLEN

Find out the translation of downfallen to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of downfallen from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «downfallen» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

没落
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

downfallen
570 millions of speakers

English

downfallen
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

downfallen
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

downfallen
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

downfallen
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

downfallen
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ছারখার
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

downfallen
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Jatuh
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

down
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

downfallen
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

downfallen
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Mudhun
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

downfallen
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

downfallen
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

डाउनटन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

üzerinde yıkılan
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

downfallen
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

downfallen
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

downfallen
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

downfallen
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

downfallen
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

downfallen
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

downfallen
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

downfallen
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of downfallen

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «DOWNFALLEN»

The term «downfallen» is used very little and occupies the 165.640 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «DOWNFALLEN» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about downfallen

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DOWNFALLEN»

Discover the use of downfallen in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to downfallen and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Downfallen
Vincent Kaverno is a knight returning with his men from the Third Crusade.
Timothy James Hemling, 2006
2
Gasoline & Vestal Lady on Brattle: Pocket Poets Number 8
TO A DOWNFALLEN ROSE When I laid aside the verses of Mimnermus, I lived a life of canned heat and raw hands, alone, not far from my body did I wander, walked with the hope of a sudden dreamy forest of gold. O rose, downfallen, bend ...
Gregory Corso, 1976
3
A montane rain-forest
The leaning trees and downfallen trunks bring the epiphytic vegetation into the lower layers of the forest, and not infrequently colonies of bromeliads and epiphytic orchids may be found on the ground, rooted on the rotting remains of the trunk ...
Forrest Shreve
4
Stalking the Plumed Serpent and Other Adventures in Herpetology
Scanning all the likely nooks and crannies, I glance back over my left shoulder under the downfallen wax myrtle. From the corner of my eye, camouflaged by the criss-crossed twigs and nestled under a pompadour of muhley grass, I see yellow  ...
D. Bruce Means, 2008
5
Macbeth
The modern form is 'downfallen', but 'downfall' is needed metrically and also occurs in F at 1H4 1.3.135 (where Q reads 'down-trod'). 4 birthdom inheritance, birthright; perhaps 'native kingdom'. This line is OED's sole citation for the word.
William Shakespeare, A. R. Braunmuller, 2008
6
The Satapatha- Brahmana
... life he lays into these (waters), and hence he weaves gold (threads) in. 16. He purifies with, ' By the impulse of Savitfz I purify you with a flawless purifier, with the rays of the sun.' The significance is the same (as before '•). ' Not downfallen ...
7
Proceedings: Eighth Annual Convention of the International ...
I want to tell you that never in the history of the world was there a time when people were so interested in downfallen humanity. Look at Ed. Kelsey's report here — marvelous indeed! 0, I want to tell you that when there are jealousies existing, ...
International Association of Rotary Clubs
8
Encyclopaedia Perthensis; or, Universal dictionary of ...
Destruction of fabricks. — Not more aeainst the matrons of renown, When tyrant Nero burn'd th' imperial town, Shriek'd for the downfal in a doleful cry, For which their guiltless lords were doom'd to die. Dryden. * DOWNFALLEN. pnrticipal adj.
Encyclopaedia Perthensis, 1816
9
The Song of the Sword
“Yes, the Downfallen North,” said Daerufin. “The Downfallen North indeed. It is Gunderland now. Land of the Gunders.” “And what are Gunders, sir?” asked Bastian, speaking up for the first time. “They are a type of large and particularly nasty ...
Kenneth Harding, 2000
10
The Parterre
and when the bitterest foeman might pause, more in pity than in scorn, over the downfallen fabric, — what is ... ancient house and its departed chiefs ; awakening the dead from their sepulchres, arraying the downfallen with, visionary attributes,  ...

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «DOWNFALLEN»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term downfallen is used in the context of the following news items.
1
GOP: Fix income inequity by giving more to wealthy
Alas, though, the “solution” they're proposing isn't to help the downfallen. It's to shill for the same corporate elites who've been knocking down ... «La Crosse Tribune, Jul 15»
2
Snake oil won't cure inequality
Alas, though, the “solution” they're proposing isn't to help the downfallen. It's to shill for the same corporate elites who've been knocking down ... «Youngstown Vindicator, Jun 15»
3
In the Forest of Detroit at Center Stage
Set in the downfallen neighborhood of Detroit, Anderson's play is the story of two eccentric museum docents, Anne (Leslie Gangl Howe) and ... «Santa Barbara Independent, May 15»
4
Must-read fanfic for 'Lord of the Rings,' 'Scandal,' 'BtVS'
One of her favorites, Downfallen is a story about crossing the point of no return between good and evil. Elegy for Númenor, Volume 1: Journey ... «USA TODAY, May 15»
5
Mama B led many to the Lord
Mama B could spot the most downfallen sinner anywhere. She was especially adept at finding them at the grocery store. #I was about 9 when I ... «Rockdale Citizen, May 15»
6
RICH: Mama B: A most memorable mother
Mama B could spot the most downfallen sinner anywhere. She was especially adept at finding them at the grocery store. #I was about 9 when I ... «Gwinnettdailypost.com, May 15»
7
Unreported Alleys
In those downfallen lanes, people started to voice their stories. They talk about how they left on that flood night and how they saved those who ... «Kashmir Life, Feb 15»
8
Janet Hughes: Alpha females, Christmas excess and arrogant …
Picture editors might have chosen a sneaky snap of her in a party frock flashing her stocking tops to hint at a downfallen woman, but the £360 ... «Western Daily Press, Nov 14»
9
BAZ BAMIGBOYE: Grizabella's a hot cat with sizzling Nicole
Nicole Scherzinger said it will be 'cathartic' to play downfallen moggy Grizabella in the musical Cats — because she knows what it's like to be ... «Daily Mail, Oct 14»
10
Hope For the Best: Alabama Crimson Tide versus Texas A&M Aggies
He descended from on high to lead the downfallen legions back to glory, while in the meantime setting a bar that few teams in history could ... «Roll 'Bama Roll, Oct 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Downfallen [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/downfallen>. May 2019 ».
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