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go under

verb uk phrasal verb with go   /ɡəʊ/ us    /ɡoʊ/ ( present participle going, past tense went, past participle gone)

(SINK)

to sink: The ship went under just minutes after the last passenger had been rescued.

(FAIL)

If a company goes under, it fails financially: The charity will go under unless a generous donor can be found within the next few months.
Translations of “go under”
in Chinese (Traditional) 沉沒, 沉下去,沉沒…
in Russian разоряться…
in Turkish (iş, şirket)batmak, iflas etmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 沉沒, 沉下去,沉没…
in Polish upaść…
(Definition of go under phrasal verb, verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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