Definitions for come down

Definitions for (verb) come down

Main entry: sicken, come down

Definition: get sick

Usage: She fell sick last Friday, and now she is in the hospital

Main entry: reduce, boil down, come down

Definition: be the essential element

Usage: The proposal boils down to a compromise

Main entry: come down

Definition: criticize or reprimand harshly

Usage: The critics came down hard on the new play

Main entry: go down, come down, fall, descend

Definition: move downward and lower, but not necessarily all the way

Usage: The temperature is going down; The barometer is falling; The curtain fell on the diva; Her hand went up and then fell again

Main entry: precipitate, come down, fall

Definition: fall from clouds

Usage: rain, snow and sleet were falling; Vesuvius precipitated its fiery, destructive rage on Herculaneum

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