What does 'Fall by the wayside' mean?
To fall by the wayside is to give up or fail before completion.
- Category: General
Idioms similar to 'Fall by the wayside'
- Take the fall
- Ride for a fall
- Pride goes before a fall
- The bigger they are, the harder they fall
- Fall on stony ground
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