bring down

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To make something flying fall to the ground. Usually by firing a weapon of some kind.
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He brought down a pheasant with his first shot of the day.

Submitted on August 31, 2012

Additional definitions for 'bring down':

bring downTo make a legitimate rulership lose their position of power.
bring downTo reduce.
bring downTo make someone feel bad emotionally.
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