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fall out

 
Noun fall out has 2 senses
  1. fallout, radioactive dust - the radioactive particles that settle to the ground after a nuclear explosion
    --1 is a kind of dust
  2. side effect, fallout - any adverse and unwanted secondary effect; "a strategy to contain the fallout from the accounting scandal"
    --2 is a kind of consequence, effect, outcome, result, event, issue, upshot
Verb fall out has 5 senses
  1. fall out - have a breach in relations; "We fell out over a trivial question"
    --1 is one way to
    quarrel, dispute, scrap, argufy, altercate
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s
    Somebody ----s PP
  2. follow, fall out - come as a logical consequence; follow logically; "It follows that your assertion is false"; "the theorem falls out nicely"
    --2 is one way to result, ensue
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    It ----s that CLAUSE
  3. come out, pop out, fall out - come forth or out; "You stick the coins in, but they come out again"; "His hair and teeth fell out"
    --3 is one way to issue, emerge, come out, come forth, go forth, egress
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s
  4. fall out - leave (a barracks, for example) in order to take a place in a military formation, or leave a military formation; "the soldiers fell out"
    --4 is one way to
    exit, go out, get out, leave
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s
  5. happen, hap, go on, pass off, occur, pass, fall out, come about, take place - come to pass; "What is happening?"; "The meeting took place off without an incidence"; "Nothing occurred that seemed important"
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Something is ----ing PP
    It ----s that CLAUSE
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