come down to - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theycome down to
he/she/itcomes down to
present participlecoming down to
past tensecame down to
past participlecome down to
  1. 1
    come down to something to be the most important aspect of a situation or problem

    In the end, it all comes down to who wants the job the most.

  2. 2
    come down to someone to become someone’s property because the previous owner has died
See also main entry: come