Diccionario ingles.comDiccionario ingles.com
Synonyms, antonyms, pronunciation

English Dictionary      examples: 'day', 'get rid of', 'New York Bay'

Remain down   /rɪmˈeɪn daʊn/   Listen
Remain down

Be counted out; remain down while the referee counts to ten.  Synonym: take the count.

WordNet 3.0 © 2010 Princeton University

Advanced search
     Find words:
Starting with
Ending with
Matching a pattern  

Words linked to  

only single words

Share |

"Remain down" Quotes from Famous Books

... it did," said Silverbridge. They didn't think that he was going to remain down there talking politics to an old humbug like Sir Timothy when the sun, and moon, and all the stars had gone up into the drawing-room! For at that moment Isabel was making ...
— The Duke's Children • Anthony Trollope

... Mr. W—— of what took place on board of the lighter while the bell was down. It was a long time, he said, before anything was suspected to be wrong, as the men often remain down for an hour without a single signal coming from them. The difficulty of working the air-pumps first roused their suspicions; and when they found that the bell would not respond to the action of the crane, they knew at once that it had got fixed among some part of the wreck. I need ...
— Wilson's Tales of the Borders and of Scotland, Volume III • Various

Words linked to "Remain down" :   fisticuffs, take the count, lose, pugilism, boxing

Copyright © 2021 Diccionario ingles.com