bang down the door

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bang down the door

1. To knock on a door very loudly and forcefully. A: "Who was banging down the door at 6 AM?" B: "The landscaper needed us to move our car." Quit banging down the door, I'm coming!
2. To passionately or forcefully demand something. People are banging down the door for equality—when will the mayor listen?
See also: bang, door, down
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