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Daemon
Posted: Sunday, March 05, 2017 12:00:00 AM
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leave (someone) holding the baby

To foist responsibility or guilt for something on someone else; to allow someone else to take the blame for something. Primarily heard in UK. More...

叶庭
Posted: Sunday, March 05, 2017 3:58:43 AM

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Thanks for the definition!It was very helpful!!!
olddogg eleventy2
Posted: Sunday, March 05, 2017 9:34:25 AM

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I've heard it more often as "Left holding the bag." Same thing ...only different...lol.
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FROSTY X RIME
Posted: Sunday, March 05, 2017 1:02:52 PM

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The cartoon is really funny. HOHOHO

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