Sentence Examples with the word beat down

He almost beat down her door.

He recovered and beat down the resistance of the tribes, leaving them annexed to the Macedonian satrapy west of the Indus.

They beat down all opposition, wrested even Bosporus in the Crimea from the empire, and by the annihilation of the Ephthalites completed the ruin of the White Race of the plains from the Oxus to the Don.

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At any rate England was as helpless as the Empire when first the Danish and Norwegian galleys began to cross the North Sea, and to beat down both sides of Britain seeking for prey.

He's like a modern-day king who's in charge of the superheroes trying to beat down the evil villains.

I'd either return later or beat down the door at my leisure.

Any minute now Darian's going to beat down your door.

Bright sunshine beat down through the bedroom window, heating her bedroll until she was drenched with sweat.

Moreover, the temper of these more enlightened men was itself opposed to Italian indifference and immorality; it was pugnacious and polemical, eager to beat down the arrogance of monks and theologians rather than to pursue an ideal of aesthetical self-culture.

Other peasants, having heard of their comrades' discomfiture, came to town bringing rye, oats, and hay, and beat down one another's prices to below what they had been in former days.