go down badly(redirected from goes down badly)
go down badly
To be poorly received, as by a group or audience. Yeah, you could say that my performance went down badly—I got booed off the stage.
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go down ˈwell, ˈbadly, etc. (with somebody)(also go off ˈwell) used to talk about whether people like something such as a speech, performance, etc: Her speech went down well with the audience.
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