Fallen-off Sentence Examples
Would it have been better if I had fallen off and broken my neck?
She had fallen off a bluff.
Nearly all the leaves had fallen off the trees except for the huge scarlet oak in the back yard.
Gold has been mined in the Urals since 1820; but since 1892 the output has fallen off very considerably.
The Theiss, once better supplied with fish than any other river in Europe, has for many years fallen off in its productiveness.Advertisement
The German production of alcohol had fallen off very much since the war, and little if any was being used for motors, benzol being the fuel principally employed.
Tilsit carries on trade in timber, grain, hemp, flax, herrings and coal; but its trade with Russia, at one time considerable, has fallen off since the construction of the railway from Konigsberg to Kovno.
Yarrell states that formerly the Thames alone supplied from i,000,000 to 1,200,000 lamperns annually, but their number has so much fallen off that, for instance, in 1876 only 40,000 were sold to the codfishers.
The industry in comparison with former times, when the town had so considerable a manufacture in muslin as to give its name to that fabric, is very unimportant; trade also, which is almost exclusively in the hands of native merchants, has fallen off greatly, although the town remains the collecting and distributing centre for the north Mesopotamian desert and Kurdistan.
The annual yield of gold in the Appalachian belt had fallen off to about $500,000 in value, that of California had risen to $36,000,000, and was rapidly approaching the epoch of its culmination (1851I 853).Advertisement
The wine production had declined by one-half from the previous year, exportation having fallen off in the whole country.
In England and Scotland the industry has greatly fallen off under the competition of the rock-salt works of Cheshire.
The colonies of hand-workers in silk, cotton, carpets, brass and silver ware, wood and ivory, and other skilled craftsmen, which formerly existed in various parts of India, have fallen off both in the extent of their output and in the artistic excellence of their work.
Owing, however, to the fact that viticulture has made much progress in South America, in California, in Australia and particularly in Algeria, and also to the fact that the quality of these Midi wines has fallen off considerably since the phylloxera period, the outlet for them has become much reduced.
The shipments to the United Kingdom, however, which reached a maximum in 1820, when over half a million gallons were imported, has fallen off to one-tenth of that amount, and the consumption in these islands was barely 20,000 gallons in 1906.Advertisement
Chile was the largest producer in 1869 with 54,867 tons; but in 1899 her production had fallen off to 25,000 tons.
The cultivation of the former is practically confined to Ulster and as compared with 20 or 30 years ago has fallen off by considerably more than 50%, despite the proximity of the linen industry.
I have fallen off three times already, which is starting to impede my progress.
Tim Worstall stopped responding to comments on his anti-UN snipes once the posts had fallen off his blog's front page.
Tim Worstall stopped responding to comments on his anti-UN snipes once the posts had fallen off his blog 's front page.Advertisement
In the last few years of his life his nose was so deformed and misshapen that rumors abounded that it had actually fallen off.
If you want to relocate any shrubs or small trees, do it when the leaves have fallen off most of the trees.
The yellow petals will have dried up and fallen off.
It is not necessary, however, to wait until all the scabs have fallen off.
Arnie Smith had fallen off the deep end soon after arriving to the Peak.Advertisement