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VERB   tomber | tombe | être tombé | tombant
to fall
tomberto tumble [fall]
2 Words: Verbs
faire tomber knock off sth. [object]
faire tomber qn./ knock sb./sth. over
laisser (tomber) let sth. be [leave as is]
laisser tomber qc. [fig.]to drop sth. [idea, project, subject, legal case]
laisser tomber qc. [peu fam.]to ditch sth. [coll.] [idea, plan: abandon]
laisser tomber fail sb.
laisser tomber qn./ drop sb./sth.
tomber amoureuxto fall in love
tomber évanouito faint
tomber sur qc. [fig.]to stumble upon / on sth.
tomber sur qn./ come across sb./sth.
3 Words: Others
Laisse tomber ! [fam.]Forget it!
3 Words: Verbs
loc. tomber à l'eauto go down the drain
loc. tomber à picto come just at the right time
tomber en arrêtto stop dead
tomber en arrêtto stop short
tomber en disgrâceto fall from favor [Am.]
tomber en disgrâceto fall from favour [Br.]
tomber en disgrâceto fall from grace
tomber en disgrâceto fall into disgrace
tomber en panneto malfunction [fail to function]
anat. tomber enceinte (de qc.)to conceive (sth.) [become pregnant]
loc. tomber raide mortto drop dead [die suddenly]
tomber un samedito fall on a Saturday
4 Words: Verbs
faire tomber les barrières [aussi fig.]to break down the barriers [also fig.]
laisser tomber lourdement qc. sur plonk sth. on sth. [esp. Br.] [coll.]
tomber à la renverseto fall flat on one's back
tomber à point nomméto come just at the right time
tomber aux mains de fall into sb.'s hands
tomber dans l'escarcelle de qn. [loc.] [fig.]to fall into sb.'s hands [idiom] [fig.]
tomber dans le communto become commonplace
tomber dans le communto become run-of-the-mill
tomber dans les pommes [fam.] [s'évanouir]to pass out [to faint]
tomber en faisant ploufto plop [fall with a wet sound]
tomber goutte à goutteto drip
tomber sur un bec [fam.] [loc.]to come across a snag [coll.] [idiom]
5+ Words: Verbs
faire tomber qc. de la table [d'un grand geste de la main]to sweep sth. off the table
tomber à bras raccourcis sur qn. [fam.]to set on / about sb. [coll.] [to attack]
tomber comme un cheveu sur la soupeto come at an inconvenient moment
tomber dans l'oreille d'un sourd [loc.]to go unheeded [idiom]
tomber dans l'oreille d'un sourd [loc.]to fall on deaf ears [idiom]
hist. tomber dans les oubliettes de l'histoireto become a forgotten page in the history books
tomber en la possession de qn. [objet]to come into sb.'s possession
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