pull down
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pull down(
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daun
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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. (to lower)
a. bajar
I pull down the blinds at night before I go to sleep.Bajo las persianas en la noche antes de dormir.
2. (to worsen)
a. bajar
My third essay in the course pulled my grades down.Mi tercer trabajo en este curso me bajó las calificaciones.
3. (computing)
a. desplegar
Pull down the menu by clicking on the icon with three bars and then select settings.Despliega el menú haciendo clic en el ícono con tres barras y luego selecciona la configuración.
4. (to depress)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. deprimir
The lyrics to that song pull me down.La letra de esa canción me deprime.
5.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to pull in)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. ganar
Rosario pulls down six figures for giving speeches to corporate executives.Rosario gana seis cifras por dar discursos a ejecutivos corporativos.
6. (to demolish) (United Kingdom)
a. demoler
They pulled down a shack and built a new house on the lot.Demolieron una choza y construyeron una casa nueva en el terreno.
b. derribar
The city pulled the old building down because it wasn't safe.El ayuntamiento derribó el edificio viejo porque no era seguro.
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pull down
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. (demolish)
a. demoler, derribar
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pull down
transitive verb
1 (lower) [+blinds etc] bajar
he pulled his hat down se caló el sombrero; se encasquetó el sombrero (informal)
2 (cause to fall) [+person] hacer caer; tumbar
3 (demolish) derribar; demoler; [+government] derribar;
4 (weaken) debilitar
the mark in chemistry pulls her down la nota de química es la que la perjudica or la que le baja la media
5 (US) (earn) ganar
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