Fall For

How to Conjugate Fall For

  • Infinitive: Fall For
  • Present Tense: Fall For/ Falls For
  • -ing Form: Falling For
  • Past Tense: Fell For
  • Past Participle: Fallen For
Fall For is a non-separable phrasal verb and has 2 definitions.

Definitions of Fall For:

1. When you have an intense attraction to something or someone.

Examples: Did sleeping beauty immediately fall for prince charming the first time she saw him?
I really fell for that custom Fender guitar. It’s too bad it costs so much!

2. When someone is deceived.

Examples: Celine couldn’t believe she almost fell for my practical joke.
Lots of people are falling for scams that trick them into sending money to strangers they meet online.

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