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swallow the bait

If you swallow the bait, you completely accept something, especially an offer that is a trick or way of getting something from you.
(Definition of swallow the bait from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “swallow the bait”
in Chinese (Simplified) 上钩,中圈套…
in Chinese (Traditional) 上鉤,中圈套…
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