Pronunciation of Downwards
/dˈa͡ʊnwədz/, /dˈaʊnwədz/, /d_ˈaʊ_n_w_ə_d_z/
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Usage examples for downwards:
- We got him out and soothed him- poor old man, he was wet through from the waist downwards- and then looked sadly, reluctantly, at the wagon. - "Servants of the Guns", Jeffery E. Jeffery.
- It is the figure of a man whose eyes have left their sockets, and whose legs have usurped the place of his arms; a horse on his hind legs is drawing a cart; a church is inverted; fish fly in the air; a candle burns with the flame downwards; and the mouse and rabbit are pursuing the cat and the fox! - "Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 3 (of 3)", Isaac Disraeli.
- He was not looking at her; his eyes were cast downwards; but the expression of his face encouraged her, and she said, in a half- playful tone of entreaty,- 'You will go and live with her? - "Scenes of Clerical Life", George Eliot.