Crackdown Definition

krăkdoun
crackdowns
noun
An act or example of forceful regulation, repression, or restraint.
A crackdown on crime.
American Heritage
A resorting to strict or stricter measures of discipline or punishment.
Webster's New World

Abruptly stern measures or disciplinary action; increased enforcement.

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Other Word Forms of Crackdown

Noun

Singular:
crackdown
Plural:
crackdowns

Origin of Crackdown

  • Noun use of the verb “to crack down”

    From Wiktionary

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