Idiom: Fall on your sword
Meaning: If someone falls on their sword, they resign or accept the consequences of some wrongdoing.Country: International English | Subject Area: Death | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used
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- Double-edged sword
- Pen is mightier than the sword
- Scales fall from your eyes
- Wheels fall off
- Fall on our feet
- Put to the sword
- Take the fall
- Fall by the wayside
- Two-edged sword
- Ride for a fall
- Fall off the back of a lorry
- Those who live by the sword die by the sword
- Fall off the turnip truck
- Into each life some rain must fall
- Let the chips fall where they may
- The bigger they are, the harder they fall
- Fall off the wagon
- The apple does not fall far from the tree
- Fall from grace
- Fall at the first hurdle
- Fall at the first fence
- Pride goes before a fall
- Fall on stony ground
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