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pull down

verb

Definition of pull down

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 a :  demolish, destroy b :  to hunt down :  overcome

  3. 2 a :  to bring to a lower level :  reduce b :  to depress in health, strength, or spirits

  4. 3 :  to draw or earn (as wages or salary)



Examples of pull down in a sentence

  1. <a powerful storm pulled down the old fishing shack, which had been immortalized in countless paintings>

  2. <an ugly billboard that was eventually pulled down>



15th Century

First Known Use of pull down

15th century



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