shoot sth down Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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shoot sth down

phrasal verb with shoot uk   us   /ʃuːt/ verb (shot, shot)
to ​destroy an ​aircraft or make an ​aircraft, ​bird, etc. ​fall to the ​ground by ​shooting at it: He was ​killed during the ​war when his ​plane was ​shot down.
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(Definition of shoot sth down from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) 击落,打下(飞机、鸟等)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 擊落,打下(飛機、鳥等)…
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