Definition of comedown
: a descent in rank or dignity
Examples of comedown in a sentence
For a man who was once a very popular actor, working in a nightclub is quite a comedown.
after a rapid rise to stardom, the rock band's comedown was just as quick
First Known Use of comedown
COMEDOWN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of comedown for English Language Learners
: a situation in which a person falls to a lower level of importance, popularity, etc. : a fall in status or position
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