live down - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theylive down
he/she/itlives down
present participleliving down
past tenselived down
past participlelived down
  1. [usually in negatives] to make people forget about something embarrassing or silly that you have done

    All the girls in my class are going except me! I’ll never live it down!

See also main entry: live