do sb down Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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do sb down

phrasal verb with do uk   us   // /du/ /duː/ /duː/ verb (did, done)
UK to ​criticize someone in ​order to make them ​feelashamed or to make other ​peopleloserespect: She ​felt that everyone in the ​meeting was ​trying to do her down. Stop doing ​yourself down.
(Definition of do sb down from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “do sb down”
in Chinese (Simplified) 羞辱(某人), 贬低(某人)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 羞辱(某人), 貶低(某人)…
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