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come down on someone

Slang definitions & phrases for come down on someone

come down on someone

verb phrase

To criticize severely; savage: If I did that, the press would come down on me very hard (1881+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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