down with something


down with something
down with sb/sth idiom
used to say that you are opposed to sth, or to a person

The crowds chanted ‘Down with NATO!’

Main entry:downidiom

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • down with something — 1. mod. comfortable with something; comfortable. (Usually with get.) □ Let’s get down with some good music. □ Pete wanted to get down with some grapes. 2. mod. ill with something; sick in bed with something. □ I was down with the flu for two… …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • come down with something — come down with (something) to become ill with a disease. Twenty two pupils came down with flu …   New idioms dictionary

  • kick down with something — in. to give forth with something; to dole out a portion of something. □ Hey, man. Kick down with my share of the brewsters! □ Kick down with the pizza! …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • load something down (with something) — ˌload sb/sth ˈdown (with sth) derived usually passive to give sb/sth a lot of heavy things to carry Syn: weigh down • She was loaded down with bags of groceries. Main entry: ↑load …   Useful english dictionary

  • load somebody down (with something) — ˌload sb/sth ˈdown (with sth) derived usually passive to give sb/sth a lot of heavy things to carry Syn: weigh down • She was loaded down with bags of groceries. Main entry: ↑load …   Useful english dictionary

  • come down with something — ˌcome ˈdown with sth derived no passive to get an illness that is not very serious • I think I m coming down with flu. Main entry: ↑comederived …   Useful english dictionary

  • be down with something — be/go down with sth idiom to have or catch an illness Main entry: ↑downidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • wash something down (with something) — …   Useful english dictionary

  • go down with something — …   Useful english dictionary

  • down on something — down on (someone/something) feeling angry or disappointed with someone or something. Dad s been down on me since I scraped the car backing out of the garage …   New idioms dictionary