Fall and Occur


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Fall verb – Touch or seem as if touching visually or audibly.
Usage example: Light fell on her face

Occur is a synonym for fall in come topic. In some cases you can use "Occur" instead a verb "Fall", when it comes to topics like happen, event.
Nearby Words: falling, fallen
Synonyms for Fall


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Occur verb – To take place.
Fall is a synonym for occur in happen topic. You can use "Fall" instead a verb "Occur".
Nearby Words: occurrence, occurred, occurring, occurence
Synonyms for Occur

Common collocations

thanks fall thanks occur thanks
place fall place occur place
number fall number occur number
death fall death occur death
Other nouns: moment, time, way, characters, bit, times, hundreds, seconds.

Both words in one sentence

  • Manga / Sengoku Youko Even if they kill Senya and stop its fall, other natural disasters will occur instead to wipe them out.
  • Video Game / I Wanna Be the Guy Unwinnable: This can occur at many parts of the game where if you fall down and can't back up or something of the similar sort, you can't progress.
  • Belligerent Sexual Tension In the second drama CD of Tiger & Bunny, Karina tells Barnaby that she's fully aware that this trope tends to occur between people like them, and that she has every intention of making sure that doesn't happen, because there's no way she could possibly fall in love with such a Jerkass.
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