OTHER WORDS FROM downstatedownstater, noun
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How to use downstate in a sentence
Both states are losing residents in their redder, rural areas — upstate for New York and downstate for Illinois.Which States Won — And Lost — Seats In The 2020 Census?|Geoffrey Skelley (email@example.com)|April 26, 2021|FiveThirtyEight
She was born in the downstate Illinois town of Blue Mound in 1972 and still carries traces of the Midwest in her voice.Could a Pro-Pot Lesbian Become the Next Governor of Maryland?|Jim Newell|March 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Like the Korean Peninsula, Illinois is cleft into two parts: Chicagoland and “downstate.”Romney and Santorum Face Off: 5 Things To Watch For In Illinois|Ben Jacobs|March 19, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The downstate economy has always been shielded by finance and banking, the biggest players headquartered in New York City.
The cornfield districts downstate will go strongly Republican.