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fall for

  

      vt fus  
     [+trick]   se laisser prendre à  
→ It was just a line to get you out here, and you fell for it!        
→ Voters and businessmen alike fell for this propaganda        
They fell for it.      Ils s'y sont laissé prendre., Ils se sont vraiment fait avoir.  
     [+person]   tomber amoureux (-euse)   de  
→ I just fell for him right away        
She's falling for him.      Elle est en train de tomber amoureuse de lui.  
Translation English - French Collins Dictionary  
Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
vt.
(+person) tomber amoureux de
I just fell for him right away. She's falling for him = elle est en train de tomber amoureuse de lui.
vt.
(+trick) se laisser prendre à
It was just a line to get you out here, and you fell for it! Voters and businessmen alike fell for this propaganda. They fell for it = ils s'y sont laissé prendre/ils se sont vraiment fait avoir.
n.
chute ; automne
[Bus.]
v.
tomber (vi.) ; chuter (vi.)
[Bus.]
exp.
tomber fou amoureux de qn
v.
se faire avoir comme un bleu
v.
jouer la baisse
pr. part
jouant la baisse
exp.
être le bouc émissaire de qch
vi.
diminuer
vi.
tomber
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'fall for' also found in translations in French-English dictionary
v.
fall for
[Fig.] Are people really going to fall for that one?
v.
fall for it hook, line and sinker
v.
fall for it hook, line and sinker
v.
be taken for a ride ; fall for it ; be duped
[Fam.] être attrapé, dupé, trompé
v.
be tricked ; be had ; be cheated ; fall for it
v.
be had like newbies ; fall for it hook, line and sinker
[Fam.] = se laisser tromper comme des débutants.
vi.
1. fall into the trap 2. get tricked ; fall for (something)
[Fam.] I promised my little brother candy even though I had none, and he fell for it! J'ai promis des bonbons à mon petit frère alors que je n'en ai pas et il est tombé dans le panneau !
vi.
1. fall into the trap 2. get tricked ; fall for (something)
[Fam.] I promised my little brother candy even though I had none, and he fell for it! J'ai promis des bonbons à mon petit frère alors que je n'en ai pas, et il a donné dans le panneau!
v.
be tricked ; be taken for a ride ; be fooled ; fall for something
[Fam.] se faire duper
v.
fall for it hook, line and sinker ; be had easily ; be fooled like a rookie
[Fam.] = se faire avoir comme un débutant
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"fall for": examples and translations in context
(Laughter) But, either way, you fall for the rest of your life. (Rires) Mais, de toute façon, vous tomberez pour le reste de votre vie.
I'd never say you would fall for that shaved poser. Je ne dirais jamais que vous tomberait poser rasée.
Or if you really love your boss, you can just take the fall for the whole thing. Ou si tu adores vraiment ton patron, tu peux juste tomber pour toute l'affaire.
This guy's old school, he's not gonna fall for the sweet talk. C'est des durs, ils ne tomberont pas pour tes belles paroles.
Will it really fall for a trap like that? Est-ce qu'il tombera dans un piège pareil?
Jones also begins to fall for the Sheikh’s representative Harriet (Blunt). Entretemps, Jones tombe amoureux de la représentante du Sheikh, Harriet (Blunt).
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