crackdown

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crack·down

noun \-ˌdan\

: a serious attempt to punish people for doing something that is not allowed : an increased effort to enforce a law or rule

Full Definition of CRACKDOWN

:  an act or instance of cracking down

Examples of CRACKDOWN

  1. Companies that pollute are the target of a new crackdown.

First Known Use of CRACKDOWN

1935

Rhymes with CRACKDOWN

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