The definition of befall means to take place or to occur.(verb)
An example of befall is when you are in a serious car accident.
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verb be·fell (-fĕlˈ), be·fall·en (-fôˈlən), be·fall·ing, be·falls verb, intransitive
Origin: Middle English bifallen
Origin: , from Old English befeallan, to fall.
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