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down

(Dejected), adjective depressed, despondent, disconsolate, discouraged, downcast, gloomy, glum, somber sorrowful, sullen, unhappy, upset, weary,
Associated concepts: capacity, mental illness, incompetency

down

(Lowest Point), adjective below, beneath, far below, lower, lowest, rock-bottom, under, underneath
Associated concepts: interest rates down, trip and fall, slip and fall
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FBU members will down tools between noon and 2pm and again from 11pm to midnight each day over the eight-day period.
Norman Robertson Newton Aycliffe Co Durham IF Francis Maude brings in the threatened anti-strike laws, every worker in this country should down tools in protest.
Manchester City star Emmanuel Adebayor and Stoke keeper Asmir Begovic have threatened to down tools if they are denied moves this week.
The latter seized control at the third turn, but Cagey Max did not down tools at any stage and, coming with a renewed challenge off the last bend, regained the lead where it really mattered.
DOWN TOOLS The half-finished flats complex next door to the Wales Millennium Centre
Further education lecturers have voted to follow school teachers and down tools for a pay rise on Thursday, April 24.
Householders are starting to down tools and turn their backs on DIY, a new report suggests.
Unions at Concentric Pumps in Erdington - which employs 380 people - have already staged three one day strikes and were due to down tools again today.
Workmen were told to down tools after knocking two huge holes in David Griffiths's bedroom wall.
The enlightened poor are the workers who down tools and demand that the Con/Dem government cease robbing the public sector in cheap sell-offs to the pampered private sector and properly fund the NHS and welfare state from the huge amounts of wealth that ordinary workers have created.
The Italian Players' Association have revealed players will down tools on December 11 and 12.
FURIOUS Mido is set to down tools in a one-man protest that could cost Middlesbrough pounds 2million.