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fall on sb

phrasal verb with fall uk   /fɔːl/  us   /fɑːl/ verb (fell, fallen)
When ​suspicionfalls on a ​particularperson, ​peoplethink that they may be ​guilty of doing something ​bad: He was the last ​person to ​see the woman ​alive, and ​suspicionimmediatelyfell on him.
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