go under

verb
went under; gone under; going under; goes under

Definition of go under

intransitive verb

: to be overwhelmed, destroyed, or defeated : fail

First Known Use of go under

1848, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of go under was in 1848

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“Go under.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/go%20under. Accessed 3 Mar. 2021.

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