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Meaning: Decrease, get smaller
Example: The price of scanners has GONE DOWN recently.
Example: The Titanic WENT DOWN after it hit an iceberg on its maiden voyage.
Example: The sun WENT DOWN at seven o'clock.
Meaning: Be sent to to prison
Example: He WENT DOWN for ten years for armed robbery.
Meaning: Become recorded as or known as
Example: It WENT DOWN as the worst day in the history of the company.
Meaning: Be eaten or swallowed
Example: The medicine WENT DOWN easily.
Meaning: Fall to the ground
Example: The boxer WENT DOWN in the second round.
Meaning: Happen, take place
Example: The police thought that a big crime was GOING DOWN that night.
Meaning: Stop working, especially computers
Example: The computer system WENT DOWN for an hour last night.
Meaning: Become dimmer
Example: The lights WENT DOWN and the audience stopped talking.
Meaning: Be received by people, in terms of their reaction
Example: My joke WENT DOWN very badly.
Other Phrasal Verbs
We have 55 phrasal verbs with 'GO'