Phrasal Verb: Close down

Close down

Meaning: Close a shop, branch or business permanently

Example: The banks have CLOSED DOWN a lot of branches in villages over the last few years.

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Close down

Meaning: Stop an opponent being a challenge

Example: He CLOSED the player DOWN and stopped him being a threat.

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