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Idiom of the month: Bring Down

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Today's joke is based on two meanings of bring down.

Bring down: Make someone depressed, unhappy or exhausted. Get Down can also be used:

"This rainy weather is really bringing me down."

You can either go 'up' or 'down' in an elevator. The second part of the joke is based on the word uplifting - making someone feel better:

"The singer gave a very uplifting experience."

Note: Elevator is used in American English; Lift is used in British English.