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Synonyms for down

along

Synonyms

  • along
  • to the other end of
  • throughout the length of
  • from one end to the other of

throughout

downwards

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not working

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fluff

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have a down on something or someone

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  • be antagonistic or hostile to
  • be set against
  • have it in for
  • be anti
  • be prejudiced against
  • be contra
  • bear a grudge towards
  • feel ill will towards

Synonyms for down

characterized by reduced economic activity

suffering from or affected with an illness

a sudden drop to a lower condition or status

to swallow (food or drink) greedily or rapidly in large amounts

Synonyms for down

(American football) a complete play to advance the football

English physician who first described Down's syndrome (1828-1896)

(usually plural) a rolling treeless highland with little soil

fine soft dense hair (as the fine short hair of cattle or deer or the wool of sheep or the undercoat of certain dogs)

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eat immoderately

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bring down or defeat (an opponent)

shoot at and force to come down

cause to come or go down

being or moving lower in position or less in some value

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extending or moving from a higher to a lower place

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becoming progressively lower

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being put out by a strikeout

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understood perfectly

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lower than previously

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shut

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not functioning (temporarily or permanently)

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

away from a more central or a more northerly place

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to a lower intensity

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References in periodicals archive ?
More than 200 workers at Federal Mogul in Coventry are set to down tools on Monday.
Workers at Alstom Power are threatening to down tools in the new year over plans to pay loyalty bonuses to only a few of those being made redundant from the Newbold Road plant.
Trouble started when employees of the Pari Mutuel Hippodrome, the on-course Tote, elected to down tools over pay after a union meeting before the first race.
HOUSE building more than halved in the three months to February as the bunged-up mortgage market forced firms to down tools.
GMB members at Rem-ploy's Central Cutting Unit in Wallasey voted to down tools on February 6 and 7,13 and 14 and 20 and 21.
The Public and Commercial Services union said 2500 staff at seven offices, including Glasgow and London, would down tools.
About 800 members of the Amicus union at Alstom Power are being asked if they are prepared to down tools in the new year.
Unions aligned to ICTU have been asked to ballot on industrial action that would see tens of thousands down tools and abandoning offices around the country.
Workers from the Runcorn distribution centre who deliver everything from bedpans to food to hospitals will down tools.
The collapse of others, such as Woolworths and MFI, has also forced suppliers to down tools.
Highways, park and grounds maintenance, and street lighting staff from across Liverpool will also down tools on Friday, June 16.
Criminals could walk free if fiscals down tools after their extraordinary general meeting in the next four weeks.
All of us were told to down tools and leave the site because of a fire drill.
About 300 members of the T&G trade union could down tools, although officials today said an emergency call-out service would operate to make sure council tenants did not suffer.
Threat follows threat in this increasingly messy row - and we all know who will suffer most if staff down tools.