downbeat Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"downbeat" in British English

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downbeatadjective

uk   us   /ˈdaʊn.biːt/ informal
quiet and without much ​excitement: The ​actualsigning of the ​treaty was a downbeat ​affair without any ​ceremony. I ​thought he'd be really ​excited, but he ​seemedkind of downbeat.
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(Definition of downbeat from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"downbeat" in Business English

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downbeatadjective

uk   us   /ˈdaʊnbiːt/ informal
quiet and without much excitement: The ​actualsigning of the ​contract was a downbeat affair without any ceremony.
without much hope for the future: Despite the ​surgingshareprice, ​analysts were downbeat about the company's ​prospects.
(Definition of downbeat from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “downbeat”
in Chinese (Simplified) 低调的,不张扬的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 低調的,不張揚的…
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