Definitions for fall apart

Definitions for (verb) fall apart

Main entry: separate, split up, come apart, break, fall apart

Definition: become separated into pieces or fragments

Usage: The figurine broke; The freshly baked loaf fell apart

Main entry: fall apart, crumble

Definition: break or fall apart into fragments

Usage: The cookies crumbled; The Sphinx is crumbling

Main entry: fall apart, bust, break, wear, wear out

Definition: go to pieces

Usage: The lawn mower finally broke; The gears wore out; The old chair finally fell apart completely

Main entry: fall apart, go to pieces

Definition: lose one's emotional or mental composure

Usage: She fell apart when her only child died

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