To fall for

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Definition

to fall for (somebody): to fall in love with (somebody)
verb
Xavier fell for Clairette the first day they met.

to fall for (a joke, a trick): to believe (a joke, a trick)
idiom
You fell for that joke?

Examples

  • "Kevin : Jean, you've fallen for a 419 scam. There is no money waiting for you."
  • "You always fall for that one."

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