fall in

Primary Meanings of fall in

1.
v
break down, literally or metaphorically
2.
v
to take one's place in a military formation or line
Full Definitions of fall in
1

v break down, literally or metaphorically

Synonyms:
break, cave in, collapse, founder, give, give way
abandon, give up
stop maintaining or insisting on; of ideas or claims
burst, collapse
cause to burst
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go off, implode
burst inward
buckle, crumple
fold or collapse
flop
fall loosely
break
curl over and fall apart in surf or foam, of waves
sink, slide down, slump
fall or sink heavily
Type of:
change
undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature
2

v to take one's place in a military formation or line

“Troops fall in!”

v become part of; become a member of a group or organization

Synonyms:
get together, join
Types:
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sign up
join a club, an activity, etc. with the intention to join or participate, "Sign up for yoga classes"
band oneself, league together
attach oneself to a group
organise, organize, unionise, unionize
form or join a union
affiliate
join in an affiliation
rejoin
join again
infiltrate, penetrate
enter a group or organization in order to spy on the members
unify, unite
act in concert or unite in a common purpose or belief
league
unite to form a league
federalise, federalize, federate
unite on a federal basis or band together as a league
enlist
join the military
confederate
form a confederation with; of nations
ally with
unite formally; of interest groups or countries
associate, consociate
bring or come into association or action
band together, confederate
form a group or unite
reunify, reunite
unify again, as of a country
conjoin, espouse, get hitched with, get married, hook up with, marry, wed
take in marriage
couple, pair, pair off, partner off
form a pair or pairs
club
unite with a common purpose

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