force down


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w>force down

vt sep foodsich (dat)hinunterquälen; aeroplanezur Landung zwingen; pricedrücken; laughunterdrücken; lid of suitcase etcmit Gewalt zumachen
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A mighty man at cutting and drying, he was; a government officer; in his way (and in most other people's too), a professed pugilist; always in training, always with a system to force down the general throat like a bolus, always to be heard of at the bar of his little Public-office, ready to fight all England.
The front end of the sled was turned up, like a scroll, in order to force down and under the bore of soft snow that surged like a wave before it.
Here was where another man in the boat would have been of value to him; for, with me but a few feet astern, he did not dare let go the tiller and run amidships to try to force down the centre-board.
“But, happily, the winds usually force down most of these dangerous ruins, as their currents are admitted into the woods by the surrounding clearings, and such a fall as this has been is very rare.”
company failed to provide proper information that the automated stall prevention system on the new jet could, under certain circumstances, try to force down the nose of the aircraft hard even if pilots are flying it manually, the report notes.
Heavy buying of JGBs raises the price of bonds to force down their yield, an essential element of the BOJ's ultra-loose yield curve control (YCC) policy.
Together they negotiated with the woman, who had locked herself in a toilet cubicle, and Gary chose to force down the door when she did not respond.

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