Meaning of “come down with something” in the English Dictionary

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"come down with something" in American English

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come down with something

phrasal verb with come us /kʌm/ verb past tense came /keɪm/ , past participle come

to catch or show signs of an illness:

I feel like I’m coming down with a cold.

(Definition of “come down with something” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)