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downer

noun uk   /ˈdaʊ.nər/  us   /-nɚ/ informal

downer noun (EXPERIENCE)

[C usually singular] an event or experience that makes you unhappy: You lost your job? That's a real downer!

downer noun (DRUG)

[C] a drug that makes you feel calmer
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in Chinese (Traditional) 經歷, 令人沮喪的事…
in Chinese (Simplified) 经历, 令人沮丧的事…
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