go down Hello, If anyone helps me with the expression below, it would be very much appreciated. "If anybody goes down for this, it is you. You were driving." What does it meany by 'goes down' here? Thank you!
Jul 28, 2019 8:38 PM
Answers · 3
It's an informal expression meaning 'be sent to prison'.
July 28, 2019
Adding to the prior answers: at least in American usage, it can also mean, more generally, “receive the punishment” (which does not necessarily have to be prison).
July 29, 2019
hi, "goes down" in the sentence is a phrasal verb it means "to be put in prison".
July 28, 2019
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