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to manage to do something bad without being punished or criticized for it
to not be harmed or punished as severely as you might have been
not punished for having done something wrong or illegal
to do whatever you want without being stopped or punished
to save yourself or someone else from being punished or from suffering
to escape being punished for a crime you have been accused of
to avoid punishment for doing something that deserves punishment
a type of hairstyle which has a long, thin strip of hair growing down the back of the neck
someone whose job is to make sure that players obey the rules in some sports, for example tennis,...
(of a politician) to be able to communicate and connect with ordinary people
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