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 Verb
let's wait and see what comes down at the meeting
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There are Reddit threads dedicated to post-show comedowns.—Jenna Wortham, New York Times, 27 Sep. 2023 The set’s exhilarating energy is matched by Barker’s unusually smooth mixing and unerring sense of pace; the lush finale makes for the perfect gentle comedown, and a return to Barker’s typically harmonic wheelhouse.—Philip Sherburne, Pitchfork, 22 Aug. 2023 The pact marks a victory for Binance founder Changpeng Zhao and a humbling comedown for Sam Bankman-Fried, the founder of FTX, which had been growing in size and recognition before a clash between the two men set off a series of events that shook investor confidence in the latter's firm.—Heard Editors, WSJ, 8 Nov. 2022 The comedown: After stimulus boom, Americans face a darkening economy
These trends, however, have been in place for much of the president’s tenure.—Jeff Stein, Washington Post, 20 July 2023 Of course, the sense of malaise may, in part, be a comedown from the frantic bidding wars of the last few years, which were fueled by historically low interest rates.—Curbed, 19 Apr. 2023 San Francisco – After leading the majors with 107 wins last season, the Giants have had a giant comedown.—Dan Schlossberg, Forbes, 3 Aug. 2022 After all, there’s no better post-Pride comedown than to remind us why Pride was a riot in the first place.—Vulture, 28 June 2023 The pact marks a victory for Binance founder Changpeng Zhao and a humbling comedown for Sam Bankman-Fried, the founder of FTX, which had been growing in size and recognition before a clash between the two men set off a series of events that shook investor confidence in his firm.—Caitlin Ostroff, WSJ, 8 Nov. 2022
Much of the fuss came down to the fact that, of the more than a hundred thousand poems submitted every year, the magazine prints only around three hundred.—Casey Cep, The New Yorker, 4 Dec. 2023 That might come down to how the Hawkeyes perform on the field.—Daniel Wu, Washington Post, 4 Dec. 2023 The race was coming down to the final mark, when the Italians veered too high around the bend, the nose of their boat submerged and the cockpit filled with water.—Michael Verdon, Robb Report, 4 Dec. 2023 Despite the cold gushes and unexpected flurries from yesterday’s wintry weather, more than 700 people in their best black-tie ensembles came down to Cipriani Wall Street to celebrate Giving Tuesday at the annual UNICEF Gala.—Maia Torres, Vogue, 29 Nov. 2023 While more rate increases are always possible, most Wall Street experts say the Fed is more likely gearing up for cuts—and that CD rates will in turn come down, too.—Mallika Mitra, wsj.com, 29 Nov. 2023 Bad Surgeon offers some hints, which mostly come down to issues of enabling.—Chris Vognar, Rolling Stone, 29 Nov. 2023 As these costs come down and scale ensues, Hasan said the business should be on track to have a site which can process a million tons of carbon per year by 2030.—Byeleanor Pringle, Fortune, 27 Nov. 2023 The nation is divided on much more than age, though, and the presidential election will come down to much more than that next year.—Ben Brasch, Washington Post, 21 Nov. 2023 See More
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