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fall over

verb (intr, adverb)
  1. to lose one's balance and collapse to the ground
  2. to fall from an upright positionthe vase fell over
  3. fall over oneself to do everything within one's powerhe fell over himself to be as helpful as possible
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Related Words for fall over

drain, inundate, brim, deluge, spill, leak, drown, pour, swamp, cascade, gush, submerge, soak, overrun, engulf, rhapsodize, topple, tumble, skip, slide

Idioms and Phrases with fall over

fall over

see under fall all over oneself.

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