How to use "down" in sentences with meaning in English and Hindi

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Example sentences for "down" in popular movie and book plots

  • He's tracked down at a hotel room the next morning byBI.  - Fearless (1993 film)
  • She ignores him, gets into a taxi, and vanishes down the street.  - Fahrenheit 451
  • asks him to come down and the two men walk inside the cathedral.  - The Trial
  • He breaks down in tears and decides to tell Alice the whole truth of the past two days.  - Eyes Wide Shut
  • He then looks down at the captain's body, with tears in his eyes.  - Das Boot
  • As Duke descends on Los Angeles in hopes of taking a vacation, his ship is shot down by unknown hostiles.  - Duke Nukem 3D
  • Lucy accepts Holmwood's proposal while turning down Seward and Morris, but all remain friends.  - Dracula
  • Kid vows to find and defeat Lynx, an anthropomorphic panther who burned down her adopted mother's orphanage.  - Chrono Cross
  • Wally goes off to serve in the Second World War and his plane is shot down over Burma.  - The Cider House Rules
  • He helps Billy look down from heaven to see her (instrumental ballet: "Billy Makes a Journey").  - Carousel (musical)
  • The portrait resembles Carmilla exactly, down to the mole on her neck.  - Carmilla
  • Crono jumps on to help her, but cannot bring them down to earth.  - Chrono Trigger
  • Jen then lifts herself and gently falls down the side of the mountain.  - Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
  • He suddenly calms down when he sees a snow globe and says, "Rosebud".  - Citizen Kane
  • After a quick chase to a parade float storage yard, Buffy finally confronts Lothos, shortly after she and Pike take down his gang.  - Buffy the Vampire Slayer (film)
  • In response, the Klan hunts down Gus, tries him, finds him guilty, lynches him, and delivers his corpse to lt lt Lynch's doorstep.  - The Birth of a Nation

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