Definition of Tread down

1. Verb. Walk on and flatten. "Trample the flowers"

Exact synonyms: Tramp Down, Trample
Generic synonyms: Walk
Derivative terms: Trample, Trampler



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tread Down

treacherousness
treachers
treachery
treacle paper
treacled
treacles
treaclier
treacliest
treacliness
treacling
treacly
tread
tread-softly
tread-wheel
tread down (current term)
tread lightly
tread on
tread water
treadboard
treadboards
treaded
treaded water
treader
treaders
treadeth
treading
treading water
treadings
treadle

Literary usage of Tread down

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1. A Hebrew and English Lexicon of the Old Testament: Including the Biblical by Wilhelm Gesenius, Edward Robinson (1844)
"23, 30 ; far which in the parall. passage 1 Chr. 11, •P to tread down to the ground ... Q J>7 obsol. root, perh. to tread down, intrans. to be trodden down; ..."

2. The Englishman's Hebrew and Chaldee Concordance of the Old Testament by George V. Wigram (1866)
"And I will tread down the people (marg. treadeth under foot) KAL.—Participle. Poel. Zec.10: 5.as mighty (men), which tread down ..."

3. Job: An Oratorio for Treble, Tenor, Baritone and Bass Soli, Chorus, and by Charles Hubert Hastings Parry (1892)
"... wrath : -Vl I Г 9 \i Я" * JI IJ . and tread down the wick-ed in their place, ... and tread down, tread SÊ r=Ft and tread down the wicked in their place. ..."

4. The Hedaya, Or Guide: A Commentary on the Mussulman Laws by ʻAlī ibn Abī Bakr] [al-Marghīnānī, Charles Hamilton (1870)
"If a person east off or set liisa an animal on the highway, and the animal move straighten, and then, turning t» the right or left, tread down corn, ..."

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