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synonyms for downs

  • animosity
  • animus
  • antipathy
  • bitterness
  • enmity
  • grudge
  • hatred
  • hostility
  • ill will
  • meanness
  • rancor
  • resentment
  • acerbity
  • bane
  • bile
  • despite
  • dirt
  • dislike
  • down
  • evil
  • hatefulness
  • malevolence
  • maliciousness
  • malignance
  • malignity
  • mordacity
  • poison
  • repugnance
  • spite
  • spitefulness
  • spleen
  • umbrage
  • venom
  • viciousness
  • vindictiveness
  • bad blood
  • despitefulness
  • implacability
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antonyms for downs

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  • friendliness
  • friendship
  • good will
  • happiness
  • kindness
  • like
  • liking
  • love
  • loving
  • respect
  • sympathy
  • morality
  • benevolence
  • thoughtfulness
          • turn
          • lie
          • jag
          • raise
          • build
          • deceive
          • rough up
          • create
          • construct
          • neglect
          • idle
          • forget
          • receive
          • help
          • lose
          • fail
          • hold
          • unfasten
          • free
          • offer
          • let go
          • give
          • continue
          • dodge
          • avoid
          • misunderstand
          • protect
          • liberate
          • release
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                How to use downs in a sentence

                Our friend, North Binner Downs, is better than paying cost, but very little.
                LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
                Now it appears that the heating of Binner Downs 300 surface feet gave a saving of 6000 lbs.
                LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
                This would give for the Binner Downs engine, with a 70-inch cylinder, 10-inch stroke, 11 lbs.
                LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
                Chalton Downs is the ideal tract of country for so heart-stirring an encounter.
                THE PORTSMOUTH ROAD AND ITS TRIBUTARIESCHARLES G. HARPER
                Underneath the broad terrace, from which troops could defend the battlements, stood a row of storerooms and go-downs.
                THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
                British commodore Byron sailed from the Downs in the Dolphin, on his voyage round the world.
                THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
                Somewhat on the model of the French va-et-vient is the word li mounto-davalo, the ups and downs.
                FRDRIC MISTRALCHARLES ALFRED DOWNER
                The shipping in the Downs rested on a sea so calm that each rope and mast and yard was faithfully reflected.
                THE FLOATING LIGHT OF THE GOODWIN SANDSR.M. BALLANTYNE
                So with a sad and merry heart I left them sailing pleasantly from Erith, hoping to be in the Downs tomorrow early.
                DIARY OF SAMUEL PEPYS, COMPLETESAMUEL PEPYS
                Eschar and there took leave of him, he being to go this night to the Downs towards Portugall, and so spent all the morning.
                DIARY OF SAMUEL PEPYS, COMPLETESAMUEL PEPYS
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