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English definition of “downcast”


adjective (UNHAPPY)    /ˈdaʊn.kɑːst/ US  /-kæst/ formal
sad and without hope: I thought you were looking a little downcast this morning.Feeling sad and unhappyNot hopeful
(Definition of downcast adjective (UNHAPPY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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