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climb down

To physically descend to a lower point by climbing. Climb down from there this minute, young lady! My little brother climbed down from the tree and ran across the yard to join me.
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climb down (from something)

to dismount something; to come down from something. The child climbed down from the roof. Please climb down!
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Now Abbas wants the US administration to intervene and set new objectives, making it easier for the Palestinian president to climb down from that high tree, Kallab said.
SNP deputy leader Nicola Sturgeon said: "The abject humiliation of this climb down statement leaves Wendy Alexander without a thread of credibility and her position as Labour leader now looks impossible.
When hunting an evening feeding area, anticipate the possibility that you'll be trapped and arrange a distraction at the time you want to climb down.
Even with her injury, she managed to climb down steep faces covered in loose rock and pull herself through heather and bracken to the roadside where she was found by passing tourists and taken to the police.
TWO teenage girls caused havoc when they refused to climb down from the roof of the Co-op in Earlsdon Street, Earlsdon, in the early hours of yesterday.
What I am thinking is that she is so proud to be a conservative, she needs to climb down off her cross and stop playing the victim.
You may be asking yourself why I didn't just climb down and run him off, especially since he was smaller than what I was planning to shoot.
The book limits itself to demanding that companies be more transparent, that they open their inner sanctums to the public and that corporate boards climb down from their ivory towers.
In Berlin, it was installed in a municipal swimming pool that had been drained and darkened, allowing visitors to contemplate from above this otherworldly environment of vibrating machines, blinking lights, and billowing vapors, or to climb down into the pool and become a part of it.
Climb down, take a few samples, then climb out again.
Reitz borrowed the kayak, paddled to where Hotelling was, had him climb down the side of the cliff to the water, and paddled him safely to shore.
At the surprise of many, as of 1 July this year the price of electricity will not go up but will instead climb down.
The drunken protestor refused to climb down despite all efforts of police and rescue teams who came to the scene upon the reports of residents living around.
The 29-storey building was under construction when fire broke out at tower A, forcing workers to escape the towering inferno by whatever means possible -- including dangling from access ropes to climb down to safety.
A MAN fled from an ambulance taking him to hospital and tried to climb down a 100-foot cliff late on Boxing Day police confirmed last night.