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See also: shootdown
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- (transitive) To cause to fall by shooting.
- The carnival game involved shooting down tin cans.
- My grandfather shot down several fighter planes in the war.
- (transitive, idiomatic) To criticize a (request) to the point of preclusion.
- Every proposal I made was shot down at once.
to cause to fall by shooting