Down and Upwardly


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Down adverb – Toward or in a lower position.
Usage example: the stairs went down to the basement

Upwardly is an antonym for down.
Nearby Word: downed
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Upwardly adverb – Spatially or metaphorically from a lower to a higher position.
Usage example: upwardly mobile

Down is an antonym for upwardly.
Nearby Words: upward, upwards
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