go down a storm

Go down a storm
To say that something has been enjoyable or successful, you can say that it has gone down a storm. Eg. Last night's party went down a storm, it was incredible.

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  • go down a storm — (informal) To be received with great enthusiasm • • • Main Entry: ↑storm * * * go down a storm phrase to be very popular The play went down a storm. Thesaurus: to be, or to become popular or fashionablesynonym …   Useful english dictionary

  • go down a storm — ► go down a storm be enthusiastically received. Main Entry: ↑storm …   English terms dictionary

  • go down a storm — to be very popular The play went down a storm …   English dictionary

  • go down a storm — be enthusiastically received. → storm …   English new terms dictionary

  • storm — ► NOUN 1) a violent disturbance of the atmosphere with strong winds and usually rain, thunder, lightning, or snow. 2) an uproar or controversy: the book caused a storm in America. 3) a violent or noisy outburst of a specified feeling or reaction …   English terms dictionary

  • storm — storm1 [ stɔrm ] noun ** 1. ) count an occasion when a lot of rain falls very quickly, often with very strong winds or THUNDER and LIGHTNING: A fierce storm hit the west coast of Florida early this morning. a storm breaks (=begins): A violent… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • storm — I UK [stɔː(r)m] / US [stɔrm] noun Word forms storm : singular storm plural storms ** 1) [countable] an occasion when a lot of rain falls very quickly, often with very strong winds or thunder and lightning a storm breaks (= begins): A violent… …   English dictionary

  • storm — noun 1》 a violent disturbance of the atmosphere with strong winds and usually rain, thunder, lightning, or snow. 2》 a sudden violent display of strong feeling. 3》 a direct assault by troops. verb 1》 move angrily or forcefully in a specified… …   English new terms dictionary

  • down — 1. noun /daʊn/ a) Field, especially for racing. Churchill Downs, Upson Downs (from Auntie Mame, by Patrick Dennis). b) A single play, from the time the ball is snapped (the start) to the time the whistle is blown (the end) when the ball is down,… …   Wiktionary

  • Storm (Marvel Comics) — Storm Storm, drawn by Greg Land, 2005[1] Publication information …   Wikipedia


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