■ beat down

■ beat down
A v. t. + avv.
1 abbattere; buttare giù: Lots of trees were beaten down by the storm, molti alberi sono stati abbattuti dalla tempesta; to beat down a door, abbattere una porta
2 domare; reprimere: to beat down a revolt, domare una rivolta
3 portare (un venditore a un prezzo più basso); far scendere: I succeeded in beating him down from £1,300 to £1,000, sono riuscito a portarlo da 1300 a 1000 sterline
B v. i. + avv.
1 (del sole) battere a picco; picchiare forte (fam.)
2 (della pioggia) scrosciare; cadere a dirotto; battere con forza.

English-Italian dictionary. 2013.

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