to come down

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To return to a normal state of consciousness

He finally came down from his post-bonus high.

To descend

Haste ye, and go up to my father, and say unto him, Thus saith thy son Joseph, God hath made me lord of all Egypt: come down unto me, tarry not. - 1611, King James Version of the Bible (Authorized Version), Genesis 45:9.

To reach a decision

I can't guess which way the board will come down on the project.

To visit, to travel in order to meet

Come down and see me later.

To be passed through time

Much wisdom has come down in the form of proverbs.

To decrease

Real estate prices have come down since the peak of the boom.

get sick; "She fell sick last Friday, and now she is in the hospital"
be the essential element; "The proposal boils down to a compromise"
criticize or reprimand harshly; "The critics came down hard on the new play"
If something comes down, it falls to the ground. The cold rain came down
fall from clouds; "rain, snow and sleet were falling"; "Vesuvius precipitated its fiery, destructive rage on Herculaneum"
move downward and lower, but not necessarily all the way; "The temperature is going down"; "The barometer is falling"; "The curtain fell on the diva"; "Her hand went up and then fell again"
criticize or reprimand harshly; "The critics came down hard on the new play
If the cost, level, or amount of something comes down, it becomes less than it was before. Interest rates should come down If you buy three bottles, the bottle price comes down to £2.42 The price of petrol is coming down by four pence a gallon. go up
to come down


    to come Down

    Turkish pronunciation

    tı kʌm daun


    /tə ˈkəm ˈdoun/ /tə ˈkʌm ˈdaʊn/


    [ t&, tu, 'tü ] (preposition.) before 12th century. Middle English, from Old English tO; akin to Old High German zuo to, Latin donec as long as, until.


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