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落ちる, 堕ちる, 墜ちる, 落る, おちる
Conjugated: 落ちた
Ichidan verb, Intransitive, occ. 堕ちる for depravity and 墜ちる for a crash
1. to fall down, to drop, to fall (e.g. rain), to sink (e.g. sun or moon), to fall onto (e.g. light or one's gaze), to be used in a certain place (e.g. money)
2. to be omitted, to be missing
3. to decrease
4. to fail (e.g. exam or class), to lose (contest, election, etc.)
5. to crash, to degenerate, to degrade, to fall behind
10人もの学生が試験に落ちた。
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木から落ちた, きからおちたさる
Expression, Idiomatic expression
person who has lost something they used to rely on, a monkey fallen from the tree