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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: downfall(0.01153 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to downfall.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: failure that results in a loss of position or reputation
[syn: ruin, ruination]
2: the falling to earth of any form of water (rain or snow or
hail or sleet or mist) [syn: precipitation]
3: a sudden decline in strength or number or importance; “the
fall of the House of Hapsburg” [syn: fall] [ant: rise]
English → English (gcide)
Downfall \Down"fall`\ (doun"f[add]l`), n.
1. A sudden fall; a body of things falling.
Those cataracts or downfalls aforesaid. --Holland.
Each downfall of a flood the mountains pour.
2. A sudden descent from rank or state, reputation or
happiness; destruction; ruin; as, the senator's
unrestrained sexual escapades led to his downfall.
[1913 Webster +PJC]
Dire were the consequences which would follow the
downfall of so important a place. --Motley.