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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
  • My computer is down.
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on the blink, on the fritz, out of commission

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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 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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3 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 plastic shopping bags had been downed by the town council.
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