What does the word falling mean?

Usage examples for falling

  1. The first sound that I noticed was a sound as if a chair was falling over. – Roy Blakeley's Camp on Wheels by Percy Keese Fitzhugh
  2. The queen, whose tears were falling, felt a strange joy enter her heart and a feeling of happiness steal over her, as she went to the king and repeated the old man's words. – Fairy Tales of the Slav Peasants and Herdsmen by Alexander Chodsko
  3. We've had a falling out. – The Trail to Yesterday by Charles Alden Seltzer