down with

idi to remove from power or do away with (used imperatively):
Down with the king![/ex]

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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  • Down with — Down Down, adv. [For older adown, AS. ad[=u]n, ad[=u]ne, prop., from or off the hill. See 3d {Down}, and cf. {Adown}, and cf. {Adown}.] 1. In the direction of gravity or toward the center of the earth; toward or in a lower place or position;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Down with It! — Studio album by Blue Mitchell Released 1965 Recorded July 14, 1965 …   Wikipedia

  • down with... — down with... spoken phrase used for showing that you are opposed to a leader, government etc and you want to get rid of them People shout this when they are protesting Down with racism! Thesaurus: ways of making or receiving criticism or… …   Useful english dictionary

  • down with — ˈ ̷ ̷(ˌ) ̷ ̷ phrasal 1. : in the direction of gravity or toward the center of the earth : from a higher point to or toward the earth s surface often used interjectionally to express a wish, exhortation, or command that someone or something should …   Useful english dictionary

  • down with — do not support, stop that plan, not    Down with the sales tax! they shouted. Down with the tax! …   English idioms

  • down with — interjection away with!, cease! Down with the war! Ant: long live …   Wiktionary

  • Down with — accepting of; cool about; hip to: That would be cool if he was down with it …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • down with — Australian Slang accepting of; cool about; hip to: That would be cool if he was down with it …   English dialects glossary

  • down with — adj close to, supportive of. An item of black street argot popular among rappers and hip hop aficionados. My crew, they re all down with me …   Contemporary slang

  • down with — put down, throw down; get rid of; suffering from, sick (with a cold, etc.) …   English contemporary dictionary


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