- directed downward
- very unhappy or discouraged; sad; dejected
- Directed downward: a downcast glance.
- Low in spirits; depressed. See Synonyms at depressed.
(comparative more downcast, superlative most downcast)
- (of eyes) Looking downwards.
- (of a person) Feeling despondent.
(third-person singular simple present downcasts, present participle downcasting, simple past and past participle downcast or downcasted)