Synonyms and Antonyms of mow (down)
to kill on a large scale
- Machine guns mowed down the advancing troops.
assassinate, dispatch, do in, execute, fell, murder, slay, smite, snuff
annihilate, blot out, decimate, eradicate, exterminate, waste, wipe out
to strike (someone) so forcefully as to cause a fall
- The crowd rushing in for the sale mowed down the poor clerks standing at the front entrance.
kayo, knock out, KO
overthrow, throw down, topple
bang, bash, belt, bludgeon, clobber, hammer, hit, jab, paste, poke, pound, punch, slam, slap, slog, slug, smack, smite, sock, swat, swipe, thump, thwack, wallop, whack, whale