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Wiktionary

  1. downwardsadverb

    Synonyms:
    downward, down

    Antonyms:
    upwards

  2. downwardsadverb

    Towards a lower place; towards what is below.

    Gravity pulls everything downwards.

    Synonyms:
    down, downward

    Antonyms:
    upwards

  3. downwardsadverb

    To a lower figure or amount.

    Synonyms:
    down, downward

    Antonyms:
    upwards

  4. downwardsadverb

    Towards something which is lower in order, smaller, inferior etc.

    After the oil price rises, the economy headed downwards

    Synonyms:
    downward, down

    Antonyms:
    upwards

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. downwards

    Synonyms:
    below, beneath, adown

    Antonyms:
    upwards, aloft

Princeton's WordNet

  1. down, downwards, downward, downwardlyadverb

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

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

    Synonyms:
    down, downwardly, downward

    Antonyms:
    upwards, upwardly, upward, up

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. downwardsadjective

    Synonyms:
    down, in a descending course

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "downwards":

    downward, down

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How to use downwards in a sentence?

  1. Nick Haddad:

    We found the results surprising and frightening, the signs are all still downwards.

  2. James Chao:

    This is a permanent move downwards in pricing, there are few signs of the trend letting up.

  3. Nick Ingrassia:

    Yearly reserve revisions are part-and-parcel of the business (both upwards and downwards) - so their absence alone may warrant further investigation.

  4. Johannes Gungl:

    I can imagine that we will see a further downwards trend in prices.

  5. Kim Eng Tan:

    It really depends on the economic situation at that time. If you introduce a consumption tax hike when the economy is already weak or heading downwards, you are worsening the economic trend. You may not bring in that much revenue.

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