venirse abajo

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venirse abajo(
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bah
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An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
intransitive verb phrase
1. (to go to pieces)
a. to collapse
La estructura se vino abajo y cuatro obreros resultaron heridos.The structure collapsed and four workers were injured.
b. to fall apart
El edificio se vino abajo debido a la falta de inversión.The building fell apart due to lack of investment.
2.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(to deteriorate)
a. to go to pieces
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
Agustín se vino abajo cuando lo dejó su novia.Agustin went to pieces when his girlfriend broke up with him.
3.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(to fail)
a. to come to nothing
La alianza se vino abajo debido a disputas territoriales.The alliance came to nothing due to territorial disputes.
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