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fallen

[faw-luh n] /ˈfɔ lən/
verb
1.
past participle of fall.
adjective
2.
having dropped or come down from a higher place, from an upright position, or from a higher level, degree, amount, quality, value, number, etc.
3.
on the ground; prostrate; down flat:
Exhausted, the racers lay fallen by the road.
4.
degraded or immoral.
5.
(of a woman) having lost her chastity.
6.
overthrown, destroyed, or conquered:
a fallen city.
7.
dead:
fallen troops.
Related forms
unfallen, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for un-fallen

fallen

/ˈfɔːlən/
verb
1.
the past participle of fall
adjective
2.
having sunk in reputation or honour: a fallen woman
3.
killed in battle with glory: our fallen heroes
4.
defeated
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Word Origin and History for un-fallen

fallen

adj.

c.1400, past participle adjective from fall (v.). Used figuratively for "morally ruined" by 1620s. Meaning "those who have died" attested by 1765. Fallen angel is from 1680s; fallen woman by 1820.

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