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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Happen, occur, or be the case in the course of events or by chance; Become of.

Usage examples (33)
  • He promised that no harm would befall her
  • New developments in the Plame case are promising -- for those who would like to see justice 'befall' the Whitehouse thugs.
  • Not suspecting, hot blooded, what is to befall them.
  • Be careful no evil befall her, or thou wilt suffer. ' for more
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