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"come under sth" in British English

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come under sth

phrasal verb with come uk /kʌm/ us /kʌm/ verb came, come

(Definition of “come under sth” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"come under sth" in Business English

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come under sth

phrasal verb with come uk /kʌm/ us verb

to experience a bad situation:

come under attack/criticism/pressure/threat The decision to terminate the tax cuts in 2010 as a money-saving measure quickly came under attack from Democrats.

(Definition of “come under sth” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)