[ noun ] a noticeable decline in performance


: "the team went into a slump" "a sudden slack in output" "a drop-off in attendance" "a falloff in automobile sales"

Used in print

(St. Louis Post-Dispatch,...)

On last May 1 , the Cardinals stood at 7 - 6 , ending a two season fall-off on that milestone .

(Cornell H. Mayer, "Radio Emission of the Moon...)

These contour diagrams also suggest a rather rapid falloff in the radio_brightness with latitude .