What is another word for Befalling?

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[ bɪfˈɔːlɪŋ], [ bɪfˈɔːlɪŋ], [ b_ɪ_f_ˈɔː_l_ɪ_ŋ]

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How to use "Befalling" in context?

Befalling is a word that describes when something happens that is unexpected and undesired. It can be something as insignificant as a mosquito landing on your skin, or something more serious, such as when a loved one dies. In either case, befalling can leave you feeling vulnerable and upset. The English word derives from the Old English word befolian, meaning "to fall," and it is typically used in reference to misfortune.

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