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come a cropper

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishcome a croppercome a cropperBritish English informal a) FAILto fail in something, especially unexpectedly Swedish investors have come a cropper in London. b) FALLto accidentally fall from a horse, bicycle etc She came a cropper on the ski slopes. cropper
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