Sentence Examples

  • For some awards, only a student's last name is significant - Harvard University, for example, has awards for students with specific last names, including Downer, Thayer, and Hudson.
  • The ending of the '60s film was a downer - Seymour winds up as Audrey II food and you are left with the impression that the plant will eventually wipe out life on Earth.
  • This is a downer for two reasons: It's awful for the skin and it results in smudges and smears all over your bedding.Actually, make that three reasons.
  • Teen girls who drink due to feelings of depression will find that alcohol is a downer and makes them feel worse.
  • You don't always want to be the downer in the group.

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