Jew (one) down(redirected from Jew one down)
Jew (one) down
offensive slang To haggle with one in order to achieve a lower price (for something). From the prejudiced and stereotypical perception that Jewish people are stingy or extortionate. A: "$5,000 is way too much. See if you can Jew them down to $4,000." B: "Dad! Why on earth would you say something so repugnant?"
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.