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fall away

1 (v + adv) become unattached INTRANSITIVEthe ivy is falling away from the house tá an t-eidhneán ag imeacht den teach 2 (v + adv) become smaller or less INTRANSITIVEtéigh i laghad VPlaghdaigh verb  c m uprofits are falling away tá an brabús ag dul i laghad 3 (v + adv) (of land) slope suddenly INTRANSITIVEtéigh le fánathe road falls away from this spot tá an bóthar ag dul le fána ón áit seo, titeann an bóthar le fána uaidh seo 4 (v + adv) (of sound, feeling) become weaker INTRANSITIVEtéigh in éag VP  c m utráigh verb  c m utheir love is falling away tá a ngrá ag dul in éag, tá an grá ag trá eatarthutheir supporters are falling away tá a lucht tacaíochta á dtréigean, tá a lucht tacaíochta ag imeacht uathu → see fall