Definition of Tread down
1. Verb. Walk on and flatten. "Trample the flowers"
Lexicographical Neighbors of Tread Down
Literary usage of Tread down
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
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, ..."