Put-down meaning

pyo͝otdoun
(informal) A belittling remark or crushing retort.
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When he called you a know-it-all, he meant it as a put-down.

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Put-down is slang for an insult or a negative statement about someone or something.

An example of a put-down is to call someone ugly.

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Alternative spelling of put-down.
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Origin of put-down