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burn downTo completely burn, so that nothing remains.Rate it:

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button-downConservative; conventional; unimaginative.Rate it:

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button-downOf a collar, able to be buttoned down to the shirt, as over a necktie.Rate it:

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button-downSerious; staid; businesslike.Rate it:

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buttoned-downAlternative form of button-downRate it:

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call downTo pray for; to request from God.Rate it:

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caught with one's pants downCaught off guard, unprepared, or in an embarrassing situation.Rate it:

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charge downTo lose electrical powerRate it:

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charge downTo run towards something in an effort to stop it going forward.Rate it:

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Chips are DownA certain situation is getting serious and required immediate attention to escape any major issue or problemRate it:

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chomp down onTo eatRate it:

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chomp down onTo defeatRate it:

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chop downUsed other than as an idiom: see chop, down.Rate it:

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chop downTo curtail, shortenRate it:

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chow downTo eat, especially to eat vigorously.Rate it:

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chuck it downTo rain heavily.Rate it:

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climb downAn abandonment, withdrawal from, or softening of a previously expressed opinion, policy, argument, etc.Rate it:

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climb downUsed other than as an idiom. To descend by climbing.Rate it:

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climb downTo abandon, withdraw from, or soften a previously expressed opinion, argument, etc.Rate it:

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close downTo surround someone, as to impede their movement.Rate it:

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come down off your high horse!Appearing Haughty, Belligerent, Egotistical,Rate it:

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come down onto punishRate it:

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come down the pikeTo emerge, come up; to approach or arrive on the scene; to present (itself or oneself).Rate it:

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come down toTo reach by moving down or reducing.Rate it:

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come down to usTo survive to the present day; to be extant in some form.Rate it:

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count downAlternative spelling of countdownRate it:

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crack downTo enforce more stringently or more thoroughly.Rate it:

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crumb downto clean by removing crumbs fromRate it:

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cry downto cry until it is tired.Rate it:

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cry downTo decryRate it:

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cut downPut down, deprecate, put someone in their place, tell 'em off, demean, cut someone down to size.Rate it:

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cut downTo insult, to belittle.Rate it:

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damp downto reduce the intensity ofRate it:

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dash downto write quicklyRate it:

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deep downFundamentally; in essence; in reality; really.Rate it:

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dial downTo reduce or diminish in effect or intensity.Rate it:

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do downTo belittle or intimidateRate it:

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double downTo double one's wager.Rate it:

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double downTo double or significantly increase a risk, investment, or other commitment.Rate it:

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down and outIn trouble; in a bad time or situation or having very bad luck.Rate it:

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down at heelIn poor condition, especially due to having worn heels; worn-out, shabby.Rate it:

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down at heelShabbily dressed, slovenly; impoverished.Rate it:

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down but not outTemporarily incapacitated but not permanently defeated.Rate it:

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down cellarDownstairs; the opposite of upstairs.Rate it:

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down for the countDecisively beaten; rendered irrelevant for the long term.Rate it:

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down in the dumpsSad; lacking engagement or enthusiasm.Rate it:

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Down in the DumpsDepressed and unhappyRate it:

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down in the dumpsAn individual with a mindset or appearance of being dejected, depressed.Rate it:

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down in the dumpsdown in the dumps is an emotional state of depression, immobilization, an act of vegetating, regressing.Rate it:

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down in the mouthSad or discouraged, especially as indicated by one's facial appearance.Rate it:

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