This page is about the phrasal verb bring down
Meaning: to cause a government or a leader to lose powerSynonym: topple
- bring down sth Huge street protests eventually brought down the Marcos government.
- bring sth down Even if the corruption scandal brings the government down, they'll just be replaced by more thieves in fancy suits.
Nouns often used as objects with bring down: government, leader, president, prime minister, dictatorship
After his military government was brought down, the president was
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Contributor: Matt Errey