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|present participle||talking down|
|past tense||talked down|
|past participle||talked down|
She talked him down, telling jokes to ease the tension.
When the pilot died, a passenger was left to be talked down by a flying instructor.
He wanted five thousand dollars, but I talked him down to four.
I don't like to hear people talking this country down.
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