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DOWNWARDS

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does downwards mean? 

DOWNWARDS (adverb)
  The adverb DOWNWARDS has 1 sense:

1. spatially or metaphorically from a higher to a lower level or position

  Familiarity information: DOWNWARDS used as an adverb is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


DOWNWARDS (adverb)


Sense 1downwards [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Spatially or metaphorically from a higher to a lower level or position

Synonyms:

down; downward; downwardly; downwards

Context examples:

don't fall down / rode the lift up and skied down / prices plunged downward

Antonym:

upwards (spatially or metaphorically from a lower to a higher position)


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