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English adjective: downhill

1. downhill sloping down rather steeply

Synonymsdeclivitous, downward-sloping



English noun: downhill

1. downhill (object) the downward slope of a hill

Broader (hypernym)declension, declination, decline, declivity, descent, downslope, fall

2. downhill (event) a ski race down a trail

Broader (hypernym)ski race, skiing race

English adverb: downhill

1. downhill toward a lower or inferior state

SamplesYour performance has been going downhill for a long time now.

2. downhill toward the bottom of a hill

SamplesRunning downhill, he gained a lot of speed.

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