Was this supposed to be the night that the others dinged Newt Gingrich, took him down a peg, precipitated his downfall?
Antagonizing the Clinton administration eventually contributed to Netanyahu's downfall.
If his downfall leads to skepticism about his cause, it would be not just a scandal, but a tragedy.
He would be back, and he would punish everyone who rejoiced his downfall.
The downfall of Rupert Murdoch has prompted some extraordinary rhetoric on the British left.
In the capital the effect was to hasten the downfall of the Shouyskie dynasty.
The vast host of rationalists are busy proclaiming 184 the downfall of religion.
There was no longer any talk of the downfall of England within a few months.
A roar of laughter rose from all who witnessed the fine gentleman's downfall.
The downfall of Louis Philippe in 1848 at once convulsed the whole of central Europe.