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Fall Out (To)


To quarrel; to happen. (Latin, accĭdo.) (See Fall In.)

Three children sliding on the ice

Upon a summer’s day;

As it fell out they all fell in,

The rest they ran away.”

Porson: Mother Goose.

“See ye fall not out by the way.”—Genesis xiv. 24.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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