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to give incriminating information about others, especially to the authorities

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It fell between two stools, because people who were dedicated racing followers were annoyed by it because it got in the way of seeing other racing, and the racing wasn't good enough to attract new fans.
As a result I think they maybe fell between two stools as they wanted to attract business passengers who wanted club facilities at a cheap price.
PAUL HAIGH'S article on the International Classifications (January 18) fell between two stools.
O'Sullivan has run in the world indoors on two occasions, winning a silver medal in the 3,000 m in '97, before being expected to go one better in Lisbon in 2001 but decided to attempt an impossible double and fell between two stools.
I'm from a generation who went to university in the late 1970s and early 80s which fell between two stools where drug taking was concerned,' he said.