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[fah-yuh; Spanish fah-lyah]
  1. Ma·nuel de [mah-nwel de] /mɑˈnwɛl dɛ/, 1876–1946, Spanish composer.
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Examples from the Web for falla

Historical Examples of falla

  • Blue, blue, as if the sky let fallA flower from its cerulean wall!

    The Garden, You, and I

    Mabel Osgood Wright

  • Falla pouco, e bem, ter-te-ha por alguem—Speak little and well; they will take you for somebody.

British Dictionary definitions for falla


  1. Manuel de (maˈnwɛl de). 1876–1946, Spanish composer and pianist, composer of the opera La Vida Breve (1905), the ballet The Three-Cornered Hat (1919), guitar and piano music, and songs
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