Meaning of “wave sb/sth down” in the English Dictionary

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"wave sb/sth down" in British English

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wave sb/sth down

phrasal verb with wave uk /weɪv/ us /weɪv/ verb [ I or T ]

to make a driver stop their vehicle by waving your arms up and down:

If a car comes along, wave it down.

(Definition of “wave sb/sth down” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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