Befall is a verb that is used to describe someone's situation when something bad has happened to that person. This can be a tragedy or a misfortune. It can also be used in place of 'to happen to' or 'come to pass'.
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VERB (USED WITHOUT OBJECT) [BE·FELL, BE·FALL·EN, BE·FALL·ING.]
to happen or occur.
Archaic. to come, as by right.
VERB (USED WITH OBJECT) [BE·FELL, BE·FALL·EN, BE·FALL·ING.]
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