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Definition of downcast adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    downcast

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ˈdaʊnkæst//
     
     
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  1. 1(of eyes) looking down Eyes downcast, she continued eating.
  2. 2(of a person or an expression) sad or depressed synonym dejected A group of downcast men stood waiting for food.
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