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According to WordNet, the noun "falls" has 11 sense(s).

100067707 the act of surrendering (usually under agreed conditions); "they were protected until the capitulation of the fort".

109265620 a downward slope or bend.

107370270 a movement downward; "the rise and fall of the tides".

115236859 the season when the leaves fall from the trees; "in the fall of 1973".

105111835 a sudden sharp decrease in some quantity; "a drop of 57 points on the Dow Jones index"; "there was a drop in pressure in the pulmonary artery"; "a dip in prices"; "when that became known the price of their stock went into free fall".

115169421 the time of day immediately following sunset; "he loved the twilight"; "they finished before the fall of night".

100076884 a sudden drop from an upright position; "he had a nasty spill on the ice".

100756919 a lapse into sin; a loss of innocence or of chastity; "a fall from virtue".

107427728 a sudden decline in strength or number or importance; "the fall of the House of Hapsburg".

107362386 a free and rapid descent by the force of gravity; "it was a miracle that he survived the drop from that height".

107471371 when a wrestler's shoulders are forced to the mat.


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