One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘Patrol duty? Bit of a comedown for a sergeant’
loss of status, loss of face
downgrading, mortification, humiliation, humbling, belittlement, lowering, demotion, reduction, degradation, disgrace
2‘it's such a comedown after Christmas is over’
anticlimax, let-down, bathos, disappointment, disillusionment, deflation, decline, setback, reversal
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