face down
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A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (general)
a. hacer frente a
Even though they were outnumbered, they courageously faced down their attackers.A pesar de que fueron superados en número, se enfrentaron valientemente a sus atacantes.
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face down
transitive verb
especially (US) amilanar
He has confronted crowds before and faced them down
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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