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take the fall

Submitted by St. Sol on Fri, 30/11/2018 - 23:05

Meanings of "take the fall"

English

to take a/the fall for smb. - to receive punishment, to accept the blame for something another person did.

Explained by St. Sol on Fri, 30/11/2018 - 23:05
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Russian

Взять на себя чью-л. вину; получить (незаслуженное) наказание вместо кого-л.

Explained by St. Sol on Fri, 30/11/2018 - 23:11
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"take the fall" in lyrics

One Direction - Save You Tonight

It's a quarter to three can't sleep at all
You're so overrated
If you told me to jump, I'd take the fall
And he wouldn't take it

Breaking Benjamin - I Will Not Bow

Now the dark is taking over
Show me where forever dies
Take the fall and run to Heaven

Backstreet Boys - Inconsolable

I climb the walls, yeah
I can see the edge,
But I can't take the fall, no
I've memorized the number

Patty Smyth - Sometimes Love Just Ain't Enough

Now, I could never change you
I don't want to blame you
Baby, you don't have to take the fall
Yes, I may have hurt you, but I did not desert you

Skylar Grey - Kill for You

Against the wall, and it's too tall
You catapult me or hold the ladder for me
Stay back to get captured, take the fall
You make it all worth it

Natalia Kills - Nothing Last Forever

You taste like I like it
Acid mixed with alcohol
Step me up to take the fall
Nothing I can do about it

Van Halen - Don't Tell Me (What Love Can Do)

It's ok, I'll do what I want if I choose
I can take the fall, there's a choice
It's my destiny in my hands

Stan Bush - Never Surrender

You can taste it
That don't change it
You're not there to take the fall
You'll fight to the end and you'll take it all

Story of the Year - Until the Day I Die

We'll make the same mistakes
I'll take the fall for you
I hope you need this now

Backstreet Boys - Lose It All

And if I lose it all (ohh, oh, yeah)
There'd be nothing left to lose (nothin', and I would)
And I would take the fall
'Coz knowing you are out there (knowin')

One Direction - امشب نجاتت بدم

تو خیلی زیاده روی میکنی

If you told me to jump, I’d take the fall

Poets of the Fall - All the Way / 4U

So please remember that I'm gonna follow through all the way

Oh my love, if it's all I can do, I'll take the fall 4 U
Cos I will soar when I lay down with you and give my all 4 U

Epica - Unchain Utopia

Can we believe it all?
Should we all take the fall?
Our backs against the wall

Bad Suns - Cardiac Arrest

Like cardiac arrest, high voltage when we kiss.

My innards turn, your eyes, they roll. I’ll be there to take the fall
I can feel it now, oh no, oh no-o

Lamb of God - The Undertow

I'll never yield nor ever fold.
And I won't shoulder the blame.
I am the one who's left to take the fall
I fight the constant undertow.

Egypt Central - Ghost Town

Come on, test me
You'll be first to take the fall
When the sky comes down over this ghost town

THEORY - Crutch

But you sit there with your pride and kill us all
You have so much fun now trying to bend me till I break
And I just set myself up to take the fall

Mutemath - Spotlight

Ahh, aah, ahh, aah
Oh, the spotlight is on
(Just take the fall)

Kings of Leon - Muchacho

He'd let you rise
Then take the fall
He was my favorite friend of all

We Are The Fallen - Tear The World Down

Time and time again
Take it all and take the fall for you.
Fear is all I hold