Fall Over

How to Conjugate Fall Over

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

Definitions of Fall Over:

1. When someone or something falls from an upright position to the ground.

Examples: The poor old man had had a heart attack and fell over.
The vase fell over and broke during the thunderstorm.

2. To try very hard to impress someone.

Examples: Jenny is such a pretty girl that wherever she goes all the boys fall over themselves trying to talk to her.
He was hired because he was the only candidate who didn’t fall over himself to get the job.

See our complete list of English phrasal verbs.