OTHER WORDS FROM downydown·i·ly, adverbdown·i·ness, noun
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How to use downy in a sentence
Never, ever—and I mean ever—would a beach-bound Delmarvan say, “Let’s go downy ocean,” as a “Baltimoron” famously would.
"Then the rainiest June since the 1950s helped the spread of downy and powdery mildew" he told The Telegraph.Bad News for the Bubbly: Champagne Suffers Worst Season in Decades|The Telegraph|August 17, 2012|DAILY BEAST
So with a fearful growl, and a bark that might have frightened a lion, Bravo made a leap and a spring after poor little Downy.
The nests are composed of the downy mosses of plants fastened together with the fibres of flax.In the Wilds of Florida|W.H.G. Kingston
Downy dainty pompons of smoke burst out in the heavens below it and above it and all about it.The Glory of The Coming|Irvin S. Cobb
The breast feathers of the turkey and the downy feathers of the eagle are attached to the sticks.The Mountain Chant, A Navajo Ceremony|Washington Matthews
Every downy-faced youth among the whites expected him to salute him as a king: he, the descendant of kings.Forging the Blades|Bertram Mitford