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takes the fall

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Synonyms for takes the fall

verb decide punishment
  • blame
  • condemn
  • confine
  • convict
  • imprison
  • incarcerate
  • jail
  • penalize
  • punish
  • adjudge
  • adjudicate
  • damn
  • denounce
  • devote
  • doom
  • impound
  • judge
  • ordain
  • proscribe
  • railroad
  • rule
  • settle
  • mete out
  • pass judgment
  • put away
  • put on ice
  • send to prison
  • send up the river
  • take the fall
  • throw the book at

Antonyms for takes the fall

  • exonerate
  • free
  • let go
  • liberate
  • pardon
  • praise
  • release
  • reward
  • commend
  • accuse
  • charge
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.