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down

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1 brought or having come to an end

  • eight down and two to go
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out of hand, out of the way

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2 directed down

  • a down escalator
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3 feeling unhappiness

  • feeling a bit down
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5 not being in working order

  • while my computer was down, I attended to some unfinished odds and ends lying about my cubicle
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on the blink, on the fritz, out of commission

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6 slang of the very best kind

  • a small jazz club that showcases some really down musicians
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out of this world, too much

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down

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1 toward or in a lower position

  • the stairs went down to the basement
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2 from this or that place

  • came down from New York for the weekend
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a soft airy substance or covering

  • a comforter filled with goose down
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1 something (as a situation or event) that is depressing

  • lately it's been one down after another in my life
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2 chiefly British a lingering ill will towards a person for a real or imagined wrong

  • I don't understand why she'd have such a down against me; we've never even spoken to each other!
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3 chiefly British a strong feeling of not liking or approving

  • for years after the war her grandfather had an unshakable down on the Germans
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4 the act or process of going to a lower level or altitude

  • suffered with a psychological disorder in which she alternated between emotional ups and downs
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5 a loss of status

  • experienced the ups and downs of a career in showbiz
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usually downs a broad area of level or rolling treeless country

  • hold a festival on the downs
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1 to strike (someone) so forcefully as to cause a fall

  • downed his opponent with one stunning blow
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2 to take into the stomach through the mouth and throat

  • downing slices of pizza and guzzling bottles of soda
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3 to reject by or as if by a vote

  • all attempts to ban indoor smoking had been downed by the town council
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