Phrases with the verb "to down"

Examples of verb "to down" in the Pluperfect Tense

Down (Pluperfect)

He made an exception for the great airman Lensch, who had downed him.

Other verbs and sentences related to "down"

Verbs similar to down

kill

Look at this wretched man here! He would have killed the whole family — destroyed them one by one — had they consented to assist him in concealing the fact of his existence.

devour

He walked past the shop many times without pausing; his eyes devoured the front of the building, and noted those windows in which there was a glimmer of light.

blue

Would blue drips be right?” “Grey, Em, on that background.

refine

They shall represent a couple of characters which have been refined and perfected in the virtues by years of diligent right training.

land

Locke must have landed in Holland in one of the autumn months of 1683, being then about fifty-one years of age.

perfect

He had not perfected himself into victory over mere Desire; a mean Hunger, in many sorts, was still the motive principle of him.

polish

Her name was the Ariadne, as I discovered from the cap of one of the men who was polishing brasswork.

consume

It gives life only to consume it.

back

You will not back out, eh?” “I don’t know what you mean by ‘backing out,’ “ said the marquise.

lower

This giving way to unwarrantable feelings is lowering you — it is indeed.

fell

We translate Sahagun’s account of the ‘midnight axe’:— When so any man heareth the sound of strokes in the night as if one were felling trees, he reckons it an evil boding.

drop

Its possessor had dropped her bag and bundles to clutch at the tattered umbrella.

tumble

You see, the property is so unimproved, and bad — why, the house is tumbling down — it’s enough to kill your father, now he’s getting a little infirm.