Number of realizations

4

to fall down

to suit (of clothes)

Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Romanian
Lexeme a cădea
Meaning 1 to fall
Direction
Meaning 2 to suit (clothes) haina îi cade bine
"The dress suits her well"
Reference DRRS
Related Languages
Comment DRRS 1, 363
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Norwegian
Lexeme falle
Meaning 1 to fall down falle på baken
"to fall on the ground"
Direction
Meaning 2 to suit (of clothes) kjolen faller fint
"the dress suits (sb) well"
Reference BO
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language French
Lexeme tomber
Meaning 1 to fall down Un pot de fleurs tomba et se brisa.
"A flower pot fell down and came to pieces"
Direction
Meaning 2 to suit (of clothes) Elle sourit, et l'on eût dit que c'était à sa robe de crêpe de Chine, toute neuve, qui tombait bien
"She smiled as if to her new crepe de Chine dress, a completely new one, that suited her well."
Reference CNRTL
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Portuguese
Lexeme cair
Meaning 1 to fall down cair em terra (no chão)
"to fall on the ground"
Direction
Meaning 2 to suit (of clothes) êsse vestido cai-lhe bem
"This dress suits her"
Reference Feerštejn Starec 2005 page 165
Related Languages Spanish caer Narumov et al. 1999: 147
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