you take the fall


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Brazil - portuguese

My name is Adão. I'm from Brazil. I would like you to help translate this sentence into Spanish or Portuguese or even an English definition. Tks.
  • ezurus

    Senior Member
    USA English
    "take the fall" means to be punished for someone elses mistake or crime. "You take the fall" means that 'you' are going to be stuck with the blame for whatever happened.