walk down

transitive verb

1
: to overcome the effect of (a poison) by walking
2
: to wear down in walking : walk longer or farther than
I could walk down most of the boysMrs. Humphry Ward
3
West : to capture (wild horses) by forcing to keep on the move until exhausted and then maneuvering into an enclosure

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“Walk down.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/walk%20down. Accessed 16 Jun. 2024.

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