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noun:  (American football) a complete play to advance the football ("You have 4 downs to gain 10 yards")
noun:  soft fine feathers
noun:  fine soft dense hair (as the fine short hair of cattle or deer or the wool of sheep or the undercoat of certain dogs)
noun:  (usually plural) a rolling treeless highland with little soil
noun:  English physician who first described Down's syndrome (1828-1896)
verb:  bring down or defeat (an opponent)
verb:  cause to come or go down ("The policeman downed the heavily armed suspect")
verb:  shoot at and force to come down
verb:  eat immoderately ("Some people can down a pound of meat in the course of one meal")
verb:  improve or perfect by pruning or polishing
verb:  drink down entirely ("He downed three martinis before dinner")
adjective:  shut ("The shades were down")
adjective:  understood perfectly ("Had his algebra problems down")
adjective:  being or moving lower in position or less in some value ("Lay face down")
adjective:  the fractional price paid in cash at time of purchase ("The down payment")
adjective:  not functioning (temporarily or permanently) ("We can't work because the computer is down")
adjective:  cut down ("The tree is down")
adverb:  spatially or metaphorically from a higher to a lower level or position ("Don't fall down")
adverb:  away from a more central or a more northerly place ("Was sent down to work at the regional office")
adverb:  paid in cash at time of purchase ("Put ten dollars down on the necklace")
adverb:  in an inactive or inoperative state ("The factory went down during the strike")
adverb:  to a lower intensity ("He slowly phased down the light until the stage was completely black")
adverb:  from an earlier time ("The story was passed down from father to son")
name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #20938)

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