Definition of befall:
fall, supervene, hap, be, do, materialize, come down, go down, encounter, materialise, bechance, find, happen, take place, chance, pass, fall out, pass off, bump, come, unfold, betide, come off, go on, come to pass, come about, cook, arrive.
- "The Elder Eddas of Saemund Sigfusson; and the Younger Eddas of Snorre Sturleson", Saemund Sigfusson and Snorre Sturleson.
I am sure that the thought which is in them, or rather seems to me to struggle to be in them, is worthy of all men's rapturous homage, and I will trust that a glimpse of it may somehow befall my patient auditory.- "Notes of a Son and Brother", Henry James.
- "The Little Lame Prince And: The Invisible Prince; Prince Cherry; The Prince With The Nose The Frog-Prince; Clever Alice", Miss Mulock--Pseudonym of Maria Dinah Craik.