downwards
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /ˈdaʊnwədz/
  • (America) IPA: /ˈdaʊnwɚdz/
Adverb

downwards (not comparable)

  1. Towards a lower place; towards what is below.
    Gravity pulls everything downwards.
  2. Towards something which is lower in order, smaller, inferior, etc.
    After the rise in oil prices, the economy headed downwards.
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