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downcast

down´cast`
a.1.Cast downward; directed to the ground, from bashfulness, modesty, dejection, or guilt.
2.depressed; dispirited; dejected; - of people.
n.1.Downcast or melancholy look.
That downcast of thine eye.
- Beau. & Fl.
2.(Mining) A ventilating shaft down which the air passes in circulating through a mine.
Noun1.downcast - a ventilation shaft through which air enters a mine
Adj.1.downcast - directed downward; "a downcast glance"
2.downcast - low in spirits; "lonely and blue in a strange city"; "depressed by the loss of his job"; "a dispirited and resigned expression on her face"; "downcast after his defeat"; "feeling discouraged and downhearted"
beating, bowed-down, cast down, dashed, debacle, debased, defeasance, despairing, despondent, desponding, discouraged, down, downhanging, downhearted, downthrow, downthrown, downturned, drooping, droopy, drubbing, fallen, feeling low, hanging, heartless, hypochondriac, hypochondriacal, in low spirits, in the depths, in the doldrums, in the dumps, languishing, licking, low, low-spirited, lowered, overthrow, pessimistic, pining, prostrate, reduced, rout, shellacking, spiritless, subdued, submerged, suicidal, sunk, sunken, weary of life, woebegone, world-weary
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