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English definition of “shoot sb down”

shoot sb down

phrasal verb with shoot     /ʃuːt/ verb (shot, shot)
to shoot and usually kill someone, showing no sympathy : I saw Leonforte shoot him down like a dog in the street .Murder and attempted murderKillingGuns
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