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Meaning of tofall by Wiktionary Dictionary

tofall


    Alternative forms

    • to-fall, two-fall, toofall, tuefall, teefall, toofal

    Etymology

    From Middle English tofal, equivalent to to- +‎ fall. Compare Dutch toeval, German Zufall, Danish tilfælde, Swedish tillfälle, Icelandic tilfelli. More at to, fall .

    Noun

    tofall ( plural: tofalls )

    1. Decline; settling; end; close .
      at to-fall of the day — A. E. Houseman, More Poems, XLIV
    2. ( archaic, architechture ) A shed or building annexed to the wall of a larger one, having its roof formed in a single slope with the top resting against the wall; lean-to .

    to-fall

    By Wiktionary ( 2010/10/18 01:40 UTC Version )

    Noun

    to-fall ( plural: to-falls )

    1. Alternative form of tofall .

    See also

    • to-fall in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913