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  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Downhill  \Down"hill`\,  adv 
  Towards  the  bottom  of  a  hill;  as  water  runs  downhill. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Downhill  \Down"hill`\,  a. 
  Declivous;  descending;  sloping.  ``A  downhill  greensward.'' 
  --Congrewe. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Downhill  \Down"hill`\,  n. 
  Declivity;  descent;  slope. 
 
  On  th'  icy  downhills  of  this  slippery  life.  --Du  Bartas 
  (Trans.  ). 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  downhill 
  adj  :  sloping  down  rather  steeply  [syn:  {declivitous},  {downward-sloping}] 
  n  1:  the  downward  slope  of  a  hill 
  2:  a  ski  race  down  a  trail 
  adv  1:  toward  a  lower  or  inferior  state;  "your  performance  has  been 
  going  downhill  for  a  long  time  now" 
  2:  toward  the  bottom  of  a  hill;  "running  downhill,  he  gained  a 
  lot  of  speed" 




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