Definition of 'get away with murder'
Example sentences containing 'get away with murder'
With money you can get away with murder.Indian Balm - Travels in the Southern Subcontinent (1994)
Two teens think they can get away with murder.The Sun (2010) The Sun (2014) The Sun (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2009) The Sun (2016)
But can they get away with murder?The Sun (2007)
You can get away with murder if you're funny.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Which they are: so seriously that she can get away with murder.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Most footballers think they're invincible and that they can get away with murder.The Sun (2012)
Leaving him on the streets sends the message that drug traffickers are more powerful than the government and can get away with murder.Times, Sunday Times (2016) Times, Sunday Times (2009) The Sun (2016)
Surely he can't get away with murder again, can he?The Sun (2014) The Sun (2006)
Definition of get away with murder from the Collins English Dictionary
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