Howl down - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
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howl someone down and hoot someone down
Fig. to yell at or boo someone's performance; to force someone to stop talking by yelling or booing. The audience howled the inept magician down. They howled down the musician.
References in periodicals archive
Hurtle hellbent and howl down
California's Mammoth Mountain Kamikaze Downhill at speeds of 60+ miles per hour.
The pundits will always howl down
those who say, quite correctly, that fluorine is a poison, relying on research about safety levels and all the rest of the clever science with which they hope to blind us.
Doubtless the judges and Labour's coalition partners in the Lib Dems will howl down
the proposal but they shouldn't be allowed to.