Phrasal Verb 'Go down'

We have 15 phrasal verb definitions related to 'Go down'.

Go down

Decrease, get smaller

Example: The price of scanners has GONE DOWN recently.

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Example: The Titanic WENT DOWN after it hit an iceberg on its maiden voyage.

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Example: The sun WENT DOWN at seven o'clock.

Go down

Be sent to to prison

Example: He WENT DOWN for ten years for armed robbery.

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Become recorded as or known as

Example: It WENT DOWN as the worst day in the history of the company.

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Be eaten or swallowed

Example: The medicine WENT DOWN easily.

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Fall to the ground

Example: The boxer WENT DOWN in the second round.

Go down

Happen, take place

Example: The police thought that a big crime was GOING DOWN that night.

Go down

Stop working, especially computers

Example: The computer system WENT DOWN for an hour last night.

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Become dimmer

Example: The lights WENT DOWN and the audience stopped talking.

Go down

Be received by people, in terms of their reaction

Example: My joke WENT DOWN very badly.

Go down on

Perform oral sex

Example: He WENT DOWN ON her.

Go down to

Be defeated

Example: Chelsea WENT DOWN TO Arsenal in a thrilling game.

Go down with

Fall ill

Example: She WENT DOWN WITH a virus.

Go down with

Find acceptance

Example: Do you think the scheme will GO DOWN WITH the farmers in the area?