do down


do down

verb

Definition of DO DOWN

transitive verb
British
:  to get the better of (as by trickery)

Examples of DO DOWN

  1. <you'll do her down at cards, but she'll probably win at croquet>

First Known Use of DO DOWN

14th century

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