- a downcomer.
- Archaic. descent or downfall; comedown; humiliation.
Origin of downcome
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Related Words for downcomedecline, abasement, comedown, discomfiture, downfall, lapse, slump, degradation, down, anticlimax, debasement, pathos, cadence, decadence, downcome
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Historical Examples of downcome
Ay, said Mrs. Bairnsfather, shaking her head pathetically, it has been a great grief to her this downcome of young Strathoran.Merkland
- archaic downfall
- another name for downcomer
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