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English definition of “go down”

go down

(BE RECEIVED) phrasal verb with go     /ɡəʊ/ US  /ɡoʊ/ verb (present participle going, past tense went, past participle gone)
to be received in a particular way: I think my speech went down rather well, don't you?Analysing and evaluatingAssessing and estimating value
(Definition of go down (BE RECEIVED) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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