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Noun downswing has 2 senses
  1. downswing - a swing downward of a golf club
    --1 is a kind of
    golf stroke, golf shot, swing
  2. downturn, downswing - a worsening of business or economic activity; "the market took a downturn"
    --2 is a kind of worsening
    --2 has particulars: downspin

Definitions from the Web


Noun: A downward or declining movement, especially in economics or sports.

Example sentence: The economy is currently experiencing a downswing due to the global pandemic.

Verb: To move or swing downwards.

Example sentence: The golfer downswung his club with a powerful motion.

Noun: A section of a golf swing where the clubhead starts moving downward towards the ball.

Example sentence: He carefully adjusted his downswing to improve his accuracy.

Noun: A decrease or decline in fortune or luck.

Example sentence: After winning several games, the team experienced a downswing in their performance.

Noun: A decrease in popularity, interest, or support.

Example sentence: The party is currently facing a downswing in public approval.

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