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Synonyms for downhill
ˈdaʊnˈhɪl; ˈdaʊnˌhɪldown·hill

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Wiktionary

  1. downhillnoun

    Antonyms:
    uphill

  2. downhillnoun

    located down a slope or hill

    Because we got to the summit of the mountain, we could only go downhill from there

    Antonyms:
    uphill

  3. downhilladjective

    going down a slope or a hill

    Antonyms:
    uphill

  4. downhilladjective

    Antonyms:
    uphill

  5. downhilladjective

    After Don made those tasteless remarks, our relationship with him went downhill.

    Antonyms:
    uphill

Princeton's WordNet

  1. downhillnoun

    the downward slope of a hill

    Antonyms:
    ascending(a)

  2. downhilladjective

    a ski race down a trail

    Antonyms:
    ascending(a)

  3. declivitous, downhill, downward-slopingadverb

    sloping down rather steeply

    Synonyms:
    downward-sloping, declivitous

    Antonyms:
    ascending(a)

  4. downhilladverb

    toward a lower or inferior state

    "your performance has been going downhill for a long time now"

    Antonyms:
    ascending(a)

  5. downhilladverb

    toward the bottom of a hill

    "running downhill, he gained a lot of speed"

    Antonyms:
    ascending(a)

Matched Categories

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. downhilladjective

    Synonyms:
    declivous, descending, sloping

  2. downhillnoun

    Synonyms:
    descent, declivity, slope

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "downhill":

    downslope, alpine, descent, alighting

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#7910alpine
#13070descent
#16774downhill
#116269downslope
#139364alighting

How to use downhill in a sentence?

  1. Marco Tedesco:

    As warming continues, the feedback from declining albedo will add up, it’s a train running downhill, and the hill is getting steeper.

  2. Michael Avenatti:

    I’m going to look back some day and say, ‘This was the peak. It was all downhill from here,'.

  3. Kyle Kuzma:

    I think we kind of gave in a little bit, on the offensive end, shots really didn’t fall, and a couple of bad possessions led to a lack of effort on the defensive end — guys getting open 3s, Rudy getting a couple of dunks, guys getting downhill a little bit easier.

  4. Danielle Faust:

    Everything else will be downhill from there.

  5. Jose Erwin Balita:

    There was disappointment in the street, from there, it was all downhill.


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