(noun, adjective, verb)


1. having dropped by the force of gravity

- fallen leaves covered the forest floor

- sat on a fallen tree trunk

- fallen raindrops

Similar word(s): down

2. having fallen in or collapsed

- a fallen building

Similar word(s): destroyed

3. having lost your chastity

- a fallen woman

Similar word(s): unchaste

4. killed in battle

- to honor fallen soldiers

Similar word(s): dead


1. (plural only) The dead

2. (plural only) Casualties of battle or war.

3. (countable, Christianity) One who has fallen, as from grace.


1. past participle of fall