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get away with

(Let off), verb absolved, be under the radar, escape, escape punishment, escape without any penalty, found not guilty, get off, get off easy, get off lightly, get off with a slap on the wrist, go free, lack eviience to accuse, lack proof to accuse, let loose, pardon, walk away unscathed
Associated concepts: getting away with murder

get away with

(Put over on), verb accomplish withhut difficulty, carry off, escape notice, get by without any downside, succeed without a problem
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But the bizarre truth remains: Even in the realm of political correctness, there still are safe houses for the bigot You can make jokes about certain groups and still get away with it.
"It's just incredible how much that company has gotten away with and continues to get away with," says Abrahamson.