Down Definition

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1. “Bakersfield is likely to slow down the installation of smart meters—not just in the United States but worldwide,” says Ahmad Faruqui of the Brattle Group, a consultancy. 1
2. “I’d hate to take down one of the ‘good’ guys by mistake, ” Hanlin says caustically. 1
3. “It seems like just yesterday I was walking the kids down to the bus stop, ” he says, in that sort of dreamy, declamatory voice he sometimes uses. 1
4. “Leader” Muammar Gadaffi is hunkered down in Tripoli, defended by army units from his tribe and mercenaries from black Africa. 1
5. “The prison break will slow down the peace process,” said Mullah Noorul Aziz Agha, a Taliban member who recently decided to lay down his arms and work with the government. 2
6. ( She puts her hand on the dish towel which lies on the table , stands looking down at table , one half of which is clean , the other half messy . ) It's wiped to here . 1
7. (This assumes they have the fortitude to stare down the Chinese, who currently hold a whopping portion of US debt, and deny them something they really want). 1
8. (This assumes they have the fortitude to stare down the Chinese, who currently hold a whopping portion of US debt,(This website. 1
9. ''I took a pan to a red telephone kiosk down the road, sat on it, hoping and praying no one would come along and take me off to a nut house , '' he said. 1
10. 'A sport coat is a larger investment than a shirt, ' he notes, adding that it's easier to tone down a bright shirt with a dark jacket than vice versa. 1
11. 'Calm down,' she said, looking at his angry face. 1
12. 'Education can break down perceptions, ' said Darwin, who said mainland Chinese take their drinking tips from Hong Kong, the world's hottest fine wine auction market. 1
13. 'Get this man down to the station and throw the book at him!' yelled Curtis. 1
14. 'I don't know,' she repeated as she stared blindly down into her glass. 1
15. 'I won't let you down,' he replied confidently. 1
16. 'I won't let you down.' 'I sincerely hope not.' 1
17. 'I'm coming!' she called down the stairs. 1
18. 'Keep your voice down,' I whispered. 1
19. 'Now, comrades, ' cried Snowball, throwing down the paint-brush, 'to the hayfield! 1
20. 's death, Zubeyde Hanim settled down in Huseyin Effendi 's house, who worked as a steward in Rapla farm near Salonika. 1
21. 'Sit down and be quiet,' she ordered. 1
22. 'Sit down!' Meekly, she obeyed. 0
23. 'Sit down.'--'I prefer standing for a while, if you don't mind.'. 1
24. 'Slow down!' yelled Ben from the back seat. 0
25. 'The Saudi and U.A.E. markets continue down the well-trodden path of recovering bubbles, relieved of the speculative excesses but weighed down by legacy issues,' said Nomura's Tarek Fadlallah. 2
26. 'Wake up,' he said, jiggling up and down on the bed. 1
27. 'Write it down, ' he said patronizingly. 'Why not? You seem to be more comfortable writing. ' 1
28. 'You're elaborating on why they were meaningful, and you're laying down an additional memory trace, ' says neuroscientist James McGaugh at UC Irvine. 1
29. 'You're only a rebel from the waist downwards,'he told her. 1
30. " Be quiet,'she warned suddenly, grasping his arm. " Listen . Someone's down there. ". 1

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