downwardly
adverb see downward II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • downwardly — adverb In a downward direction downwardly mobile Ant: upwardly …   Wiktionary

  • downwardly — adv. Downwardly is used with these adjectives: ↑mobile …   Collocations dictionary

  • downwardly — downward ► ADVERB (also downwards) ▪ towards a lower point or level. ► ADJECTIVE ▪ moving towards a lower point or level. DERIVATIVES downwardly adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • downwardly — See downward. * * * …   Universalium

  • downwardly — down·ward·ly …   English syllables

  • downwardly — adverb 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 • Syn: ↑down, ↑downwards, ↑downward • Ant: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • downwardly compatible — downwardly com patible adj computer software that is downwardly compatible can be used on older computers as well as very new ones …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • downwardly mobile — adj someone who is downwardly mobile is becoming poorer ≠ ↑upwardly mobile …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • downwardly mobile — adjective someone who is downwardly mobile is becoming poorer …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • downwardly mobile — ► upwardly (or downwardly) mobile moving to a higher (or lower) social class. Main Entry: ↑mobile …   English terms dictionary

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