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(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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She's about as down-to-earth as that phoney accent she now affects.
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Narrated in a down-to-earth style, and illustrated with vintage black-and-white photographs, Easier Said tells of the importance of perseverance toward goals, especially when in a seemingly unhelpful or prejudiced environment, and the lasting reward of a role model's life lived to the fullest.
Black-and-white photographs, and a handful of timetables and charts embellish the down-to-earth true stories of people who live and work to promote intercultural harmony through shared faith.
Written in no-nonsense, down-to-earth terms, How To Succeed With Your Own Construction Business is a "must-have" for anyone considering an entrepreneurship in construction, and is also packed cover-to-cover with practical advice for aspiring business owners in any field.
Down-to-earth illustrated instructions and guidelines for proper decorum as well as appropriate physical form make Karate For Kids a "must-read" for children enrolled in a karate course--or who are considering joining a karate class.
MILLIONS voted for down-to-earth former Atomic Kitten singer Kerry McFadden ahead of the other finalists on I'm A Celebrity.
Angelini, who headed the kitchens of Rex for the late Mauro Vincenti and then at Vincenti for his widow Maureen, has built a devoted following for his often down-to-earth Italian fare.
The most down-to-earth mum was GMTV presenter Lorraine Kelly, according to communications agency Publicis.
Other researchers are searching for a more down-to-earth explanation.
The ads themselves are a departure from the norm, as they feature a friendly, down-to-earth brewer and chief executive officer talking about his company.