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synonyms for downing

  • absorb
  • consume
  • devour
  • drink
  • eat
  • inhale
  • digest
  • down

antonyms for downing

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  • build
  • develop
  • enlarge
  • expand
  • extend
  • grow
  • increase
  • intensify
  • irritate
  • lengthen
  • prolong
  • strengthen
  • worsen
  • go up
  • rise
  • stretch
  • raise
  • abstain
  • add
  • avoid
  • disallow
  • discontinue
  • disenchant
  • dodge
  • fail
  • give
  • hold
  • keep
  • lose
  • maintain
  • misconceive
  • misunderstand
  • offer
  • receive
  • refuse
  • reject
  • repulse
  • stop
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        How to use downing in a sentence

        Thomas Downing, for thirty years, in the city of New York, has been proprietor of one of the leading restaurants.
        THE CONDITION, ELEVATION, EMIGRATION, AND DESTINY OF THE COLORED PEOPLE OF THE UNITED STATESMARTIN R. DELANY
        Mr. Downing has commanded great influence, and much means, and it is said of him that he has made "three fortunes."
        THE CONDITION, ELEVATION, EMIGRATION, AND DESTINY OF THE COLORED PEOPLE OF THE UNITED STATESMARTIN R. DELANY
        Mr. Downing is still very popular, doing a most excellent business, and highly respected throughout New York.
        THE CONDITION, ELEVATION, EMIGRATION, AND DESTINY OF THE COLORED PEOPLE OF THE UNITED STATESMARTIN R. DELANY
        Indeed, you scarcely hear any other establishment of the kind spoken of than Downing's.
        THE CONDITION, ELEVATION, EMIGRATION, AND DESTINY OF THE COLORED PEOPLE OF THE UNITED STATESMARTIN R. DELANY
        But Sir G. Downing would not be answered so: though all the world takes notice of him for a most ungrateful villain for his pains.
        DIARY OF SAMUEL PEPYS, COMPLETESAMUEL PEPYS
        She stood near the door, engaged in animated conversation with Mrs. Downing.
        IN CONNECTION WITH THE DE WILLOUGHBY CLAIMFRANCES HODGSON BURNETT
        What name deserves more grateful mention than that of Downing, that lover of nature and of the art that best interprets her ideal.
        THE HEARTH-STONESAMUEL OSGOOD
        When the prime minister got back to Downing Street, he sent immediately for his head whip.
        ENDYMIONBENJAMIN DISRAELI
        I reached Downing Street and was shown straight into a large, rather bare room.
        THE BLUE GERMMARTIN SWAYNE
        Mrs. Downing was a well-dressed 129 little woman, with charming manners and an unbounded belief in herself.
        THE MAKING OF A PRIGEVELYN SHARP
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