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"downcast" in British English

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downcastadjective

uk   /ˈdaʊn.kɑːst/  us   /-kæst/

downcast adjective (UNHAPPY)

formal sad and without ​hope: I ​thought you were ​looking a little downcast this ​morning.

downcast adjective (EYES DOWN)

If someone's ​eyes are downcast, they are ​looking down.
(Definition of downcast from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"downcast" in American English

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downcastadjective

 us   /ˈdɑʊnˌkæst/
looking down, usually because of being ​shy or ​sad A ​person who is downcast is ​sad or ​upset.
(Definition of downcast from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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