Synonyms and Antonyms of get down
to come down from something (as a vehicle)
- I was getting down from the seaplane when a gust of wind swept away my hat.
to make sad
- It's really getting him down that rain is forecast for the entire vacation.
ail, distress, trouble
afflict, torment, torture
daunt, demoralize, discourage, dishearten, dismay, dispirit, unnerve
agitate, bother, concern, discomfort, discompose, disquiet, disturb, freak (out), perturb, undo, unhinge, unsettle, upset, worry
animate, enliven, invigorate
assure, comfort, console, reassure, solace, soothe
excite, inspire, stimulate
delight, gratify, please
boost, elevate, lift, uplift
to take into the stomach through the mouth and throat
- With her sore throat, liquids are the only thing she can get down.
drink, guzzle, imbibe, knock back, sip
bolt, devour, gobble (up or down), gulp
consume, eat, mouth (down), put away, sup
gorge, scarf, scoff, wolf
chew, gnaw (at or on), lap, lick, munch, nibble (on), peck (at)
dispatch, finish, polish off