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  1. downturnnoun


  2. downturnnoun

    The downturn in the economy made it harder to find jobs.


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  1. downturn, downswingnoun

    a worsening of business or economic activity

    "the market took a downturn"


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  1. United States:

    The United States economy is still booming, while China is battling an unsettling downturn, no one should want a trade war, but China still needs the US more than the reverse.

  2. Tom Lawler:

    It could potentially be an issue in the next downturn.

  3. John Coates:

    Next year, in 2021, if Japan is anywhere like the rest of the world, there is an economic downturn, a recession maybe, these Games are a very positive opportunity for an economic stimulus, these Games can be how you kickstart the economy again. These Games could be the re-birth of the tourism industry, these Games could provide opportunities for hotel operators, for your airlines.

  4. Lauren Bauer:

    Food security means families don't have sufficient food to provide an active and healthy lifestyle, but most importantly it means they don't have sufficient resources to go out and purchase more, while food insecurity always rises when there's an economic downturn, what is shocking about it this time is that it's disproportionately affecting families with children and children themselves.

  5. Irwin Federman:

    I derive enormous satisfaction from being associated with determined and capable people. People who have a passion for building a company. Many of today's entrepreneurs persevered throughout the downturn; they refused to be beaten down. That's about more than venture capital—it gives one faith in the human condition.

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