Mafia idiom of the day. BEAT THE RAP

Beat The Rap

Meaning: If you beat the rap, you avoid being found guilty of a crime.

For example:

  • Everyone knows that Corleone got rid of many citizens, but he beat the rap because he’s in with the cops.
  • Corleone almost invariably beats the rap at the Mafia game.

You can practice this idiom soon at one of the English Mafia Club’s upcoming meetings:

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