Translation of befall in Spanish:
transitive verb past tense befell Pronunciation: / bɪˈfel / past participle befallen Pronunciation: / bɪˈfɔːlən /
- [literary]sucederle or ocurrirle aExample sentences
- In November 1913 a fatal tragedy befell the family - after a quarrel Lora committed suicide.
- Despite the disgrace and humiliation which eventually befell him, he never wavered from his beliefs.
- We're sorry these warnings were too late to prevent the tragedy that befell your family.
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