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knock sth down

informal
phrasal verb with knock uk   /nɒk/ us   verb [T]
to reduce the price of something you are selling, or persuade someone to reduce the price of something they are selling: knock sth down from/to sth They managed to knock the price down from €290,000 to €220,000 .
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Translations of “knock sth down”
in Chinese (Simplified) 拆掉,拆毁(建筑物等)…
in Turkish yıkmak, yerle bir etmek…
in Russian сносить (дом и т. д.)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 拆掉,拆毀(建築物等)…
in Polish zburzyć coś…
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