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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A worsening of business or economic activity;

Usage examples (38)
  • While there may be a short-term downswing, the overall projection is still positive.
  • Conservatism is headed for the kind of downswing that liberalism was on from the mid seventies until 2006.
  • Pilates is on the upswing, yoga's on the downswing.
  • And that's the problem with campaigns in a downswing. for more
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