shoot sb down Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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shoot sb down

phrasal verb with shoot uk   us   /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.
(Definition of shoot sb down from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “shoot sb down”
in Chinese (Simplified) (毫不留情地)击倒,击毙(某人)…
in Chinese (Traditional) (毫不留情地)擊倒,擊斃(某人)…
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