Definition of throwdown in English:

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throwdown

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noun

informal
A performance by or competition between DJs, rappers, or similar artistes: a funky hip-hop throwdown
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  • Jump in the lift, hit the top floor, run into my man Word Perfect, and there I am in the midst of a weeknight hiphop MC freestyle throwdown.
  • He's talking about his new weekly hip-hop throwdown, Monday Night Blackout at the Khyber.
  • In lofts, basements and other clandestine locations, grandiose throwdowns were holding sway over a new generation of pill-popping rhythmaholics.

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