English verb: fall in
|1.||fall in (motion) break down, literally or metaphorically|
|Samples||The wall collapsed.|
The business collapsed.
The dam broke.
The roof collapsed.
The wall gave in.
The roof finally gave under the weight of the ice.
|Synonyms||break, cave in, collapse, founder, give, give way|
|Pattern of use||Something ----s.|
|Narrower (hyponym)||break, buckle, crumple, flop, go off, implode, sink, slide down, slump|
|Verb group||abandon, burst, collapse, give up|
|2.||fall in (social) to take one's place in a military formation or line|
|Samples||Troops fall in!.|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s|
|3.||fall in (social) become part of; become a member of a group or organization|
|Samples||He joined the Communist Party as a young man.|
|Synonyms||get together, join|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s PP|
|Narrower (hyponym)||affiliate, band oneself, infiltrate, league together, organise, organize, penetrate, rejoin, sign up, unify, unionise, unionize, unite|