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English definition of “come down”

come down

[+ adv/prep] (SUPPORT) phrasal verb with come     /kʌm/ verb (came, come)
to decide that you support a particular person or side in an argument, etc.: The government has come down on the side of military action.Backing, supporting and defendingDefending and protecting
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