to come down upon love

to come down upon

Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • intransitive v. to call to account, to reprimand.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • At the south end of the lake the army had to strike east before turning to come down upon Phraaspa; a new range of peaks fifteen thousand and more feet high lay to the west.

    Antony and Cleopatra

  • Her fin keel struck bottom, and her main topmast lurched and shivered as if about to come down upon our heads.

    Chapter 15

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