downcome

noun
down·​come | \ ˈdau̇nˌkəm \
plural -s

Definition of downcome

1 archaic : a coming down : descent : sudden fall : downfall, overthrow

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History and Etymology for downcome

Middle English (Scots) douncome, from Middle English doun down + come action of coming, alteration (influenced by comen to come) of kime, from Old English cyme, from cuman to come

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“Downcome.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/downcome. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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