Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun takedown

2 senses of takedown

Sense 1
takedown -- ((amateur wrestling) being brought to the mat from a standing position; "a takedown counts two points")
       => fall, pin -- (when a wrestler's shoulders are forced to the mat)

Sense 2
put-down, squelch, squelcher, takedown -- (a crushing remark)
       => derision -- (contemptuous laughter)

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