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shot down

1. mod. demolished; destroyed. I felt shot down, even though I was sure of what I was getting into.
2. mod. rejected by a young woman. Tiffany is a cruel chick. I was shot down from day one.
See also: down, shot
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This is not the first time that the army has shot down a drone in Azad Kashmir.
This is 4th drone which has been shot down by Pakistan Army troops in last one year,' the ISPR added.
It was the fourth drone Pak Army has shot down in the past one year for violating Pakistani space.
Earlier in the day the Kurdish militias shot down another Turkish army helicopter killing two soldiers.
Israel announced that its air defenses have shot down what it claimed was an Iranian-run drone and that its jets have attacked the base from where the drone was launched.
The confirmation came days after the incident was first reported on social media, where it had been said that the unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) had been shot down by a PAF jet.
A US official told CNN that a US F-15 jet shot down the Iranian-made Shahed 129 drone, which was being controlled from a location in Syria north of At Tanf.
However when the helicopter's ammunition was spent and it changed its course to the opposite direction, it was shot down by terrorists from the ground and crashed in an area controlled by the Syrian government army.
Syria's military confirmed that a plane on a reconnaissance mission had been shot down and said it was hit by a surface-to-air missile.
In this picture released by the SPLM-N on 17 March, rebel fighters hold up drone aircraft they claimed to have shot down in South Kordofan area of Heiban on 15 March 2016
A ROW over a Russian warplane shot down near the Syrian border has escalated, with Moscow planning economic sanctions against Turkey and the Turkish president saying his military would do the same if faced with another air intrusion.
Russian president Vladimir Putin denounced the Turkish action as a "treacherous stab in the back," and insisted that the plane was shot down over the Syrian territory in violation of the international law.
A Modesto marksman shot down a drone over his neighbor's farm.
HATAY (CyHAN)- Turkey on Saturday shot down a Syrian aircraft over violation of Turkish airspace near Syrian border.
On February 8, 1944, his plane, the B-17 Susan Ruth, was Shot Down over the French/Belgium border after a mission to bomb Frankfurt, Germany.