bring down someone Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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bring down someone

phrasal verb with bring  us   /brɪŋ/ verb [T] (past tense and past participle brought  /brɔt/ )

bring down someone (MAKE POWERLESS)

to ​cause someone to ​losepower: An ​economiccrisis could bring down the ​government.
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