shout down - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theyshout down
he/she/itshouts down
present participleshouting down
past tenseshouted down
past participleshouted down
  1. to make it difficult to hear what someone says by shouting while they are speaking

    The minister was shouted down as he tried to justify the government’s decision.

See also main entry: shout