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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An embarrassing mistake; A fall onto your buttocks.

Usage examples (34)
  • True that, somehow, a pratfall is always funnier than a straight walk, even on a high wire.
  • The master of the pratfall is back baby!
  • The sergeant glanced at him, unamused by his pratfall.
  • Dig the toady's pratfall -- an instant all-time classic. for more
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