shout down

phrasal verb
shouted down; shouting down; shouts down

Definition of shout down

: to shout so that (someone who is speaking) cannot be heard The crowd shouted him down when he tried to give his speech.

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“Shout down.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/shout%20down. Accessed 1 Oct. 2020.

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