close down - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb
present tense
I/you/we/theyclose down
he/she/itcloses down
present participleclosing down
past tenseclosed down
past participleclosed down
  1. 1
    [intransitive/transitive] same as close1

    Their intention is to close down the factory.

    Hotels are closing down all over the country.

  2. 2
    [intransitive/transitive] same as close1 (sense 5)

    Close down all programs that are running before you install the software.

See also main entry: close