fall among (a group)

fall among (a group)

dated To stumble upon or happen into the company of a group of people or animals by chance. We stumbled through the clearing and fell among a band of thieves, who immediately stripped us of our possessions. It was quite by accident that I fell among a group of American students while studying in Croatia. The poacher fell among a pride lions, who promptly tore him to pieces.
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