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  • v. To cause to fall by shooting.
  • v. To criticize a (request) to the point of preclusion.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. thwart the passage of
  • v. move quickly and violently
  • v. shoot at and force to come down


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