move something or somebody to a lower position;
"take down the vase from the shelf"
reduce in worth or character, usually verbally;
"She tends to put down younger women colleagues"
"His critics took him down after the lecture"
tear down so as to make flat with the ground;
"The building was levelled"
make a written note of;
"she noted everything the teacher said that morning"
- He took down a dictionary from the top shelf.
- Early in the morning they took down the tents.