befall

suomi-englanti sanakirja

befall englannista suomeksi

  1. tulla jonkun osaksi

  2. tulla jkn osaksi, tapahtua jllek, kohdata jkta

  1. Verbi

  2. Substantiivi

befall englanniksi

  1. To fall upon; fall all over; overtake

  2. (ux)

  3. To happen.

  4. To happen to.

  5. (RQ:R. F. Burton Arabian Nights)|supp=1

  6. *(RQ:Shakespeare Midsummer)

  7. (quote-web)

  8. (quote-journal)

  9. To fall.

  10. (c.) anonymous, “(w)” in ''Giles Earle his Booke'' (British Museum, Additional MSS. 24, 665):

  11. With a thought I tooke for Maudline& a cruse of cockle pottage.with a thing thus tall, skie blesse you all:I befell into this dotage.
  12. Case; instance; circumstance; event; incident; accident.

  13. 1495, William Caxton, ''Vitas Patrum'':

  14. Or he had tolde al his befall.
  15. 1990, India. Parliament. House of the People, India. Parliament. Lok Sabha, ''Lok Sabha debates'':

  16. This is proposed to be done by moving necessary amendment in this befall to the Finance Bill.
  17. 1994, Socialist Party (India), ''Janata: Volume 49'':

  18. He said "I would advise people to cultivate frugal habits. I will not commit the crime of making them helpless by saying that they have no responsibility whatever in the befall of calamities like old age, illness, accident, etc. ..."
  19. 1996, Thomas Pfau, Rhonda Ray Kercsmar, ''Rhetorical and cultural dissolution in romanticism'':

  20. ..., the word "care" asserting itself subliminally in somewhat the same way that "fall" does in the "befall" of "Infant Joy."
  21. (verb form of)

  22. (sv-verb-form-imp)