Definition of shoot-down in English:
An act or instance of bringing down an aircraft by shooting at it.
- Officials say a second Tamil jet was shot down.
- Hutu extremists accused Tutsi rebels of shooting down the plane.
- Nearly a decade later, he was shot down and taken prisoner in Vietnam.
Definition of shoot-down in:
- US English dictionary
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