fall over
intransitive verb phrase
1. (to tip over) 
a. caerse 
The exhausted security guard fell over on the ground and didn't even wake up.El guardia de seguridad se cayó al suelo y ni siquiera se despertó.
transitive verb phrase
2. (to trip) 
Grant fell over the coffee table looking for the remote in the dark.Grant tropezó con la mesa de centro buscando el control a oscuras.
fall over
intransitive verb
1. (general) 
a. tropezar, caerse 
transitive verb phrase
2. (stumble on) 
a. tropezar con 
3. (fig) 
a. no direct translation 
to f over oneself to do somethingdesvivirse por hacer algo
fall over
[+person, object] caer; caerse
intransitive verb
1 [+object] tropezar con
he was falling over himself or over backwards to be polite se desvivía en atenciones; they were falling over each other to get it se pegaban por conseguirlo
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