EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DOWN COLD
She'll probably turn me down cold, but that won't hurt my feelings.
"They have got it down cold," he must say to himself, and confirm himself in his unfaith by reflecting that it is very cold.
The Smithsonian people turned me down cold and when I told my troubles to Werner, he offered to help me out.
If you wasn't considerin' me you wouldn't argue with me about it; you'd turn me down cold an' forget it.
Miss Barbara told me how you turned him down cold when he wanted you to repeat that yarn to satisfy his curiosity.
Facts and figures, he had them down cold, to back up with a crushing force the points he was making against the Czar.
And in my opinion the hull bunch of you is crooks hiding behind the name of a good man who threw you down cold when He was alive.