plummet (down) to (something or some place)

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plummet (down) to (something or some place)

1. To freefall down to some lower place or level from a high place or position. He teetered precariously on the edge of the building before plummeting to the ground. I stood watching in horror as the vase with my grandfather's ashes came plummeting down to the floor from the mantelpiece.
2. To suffer a very sudden, severe drop down to some lower position of value, esteem, success, etc. The company's stock plummeted down to its lowest level in nearly two decades. After a brief stint in the top ten of the billboards chart, the band's new album plummeted to number 75 in its second week.
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plummet to something

to drop or fall to some level or low point. Stock prices plummeted to record low levels. The rock plummeted to the river at the base of the cliff.
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But it's been one of the main reasons why oil prices have plummeted down to a four year low level of below $80 dollars per barrel.
The TV audience nosedived in 2012/13 with the loss of Old Firm games after Rangers plummeted down to the ird Division.
After an early rise, they have plummeted down to a level at which the loss- making company was unable to secure funding or development deals.