come under

Also found in: Idioms.
Related to come under: come under fire

w>come under

vi +prep obj
(= be subject to) to come under somebody’s influence/dominationunter jds Einfluss/Herrschaft geraten; this shop has come under new managementdieser Laden hat einen neuen Besitzer/Pächter; this comes under another departmentdas ist Sache einer anderen Abteilung
category, headingkommen unter (+acc)
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"No doubt most activists so preoccupied with how far we didn't go or how far he didn't go are blindly oblivious to how far we've come under the very tone set by just one man."