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fall for something

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phrasal verb with fall  us   /fɔl/ verb (past tense fell  /fel/ , past participle fallen  /ˈfɔ·lən/ )

fall for something (BE TRICKED)

to be ​deceived by something, esp. a ​lie: I said I was an ​artcollector, and they fell for it.
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