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knock sb/sth down

verb uk phrasal verb with knock   /nɒk/ us    /nɑːk/

(HIT)

to cause someone or something to fall to the ground by hitting him, her, or it

(REDUCE PRICE)

informal to reduce a price, or to persuade someone to reduce the price of something they are selling: She wanted £200 but I knocked her down to £175.
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