how to pronounce downcast

daʊnkæst

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“… introspective with large downcast eyes a …”

meanings of downcast

noun:

  1. A ventilating shaft down which the air passes in circulating through a mine.
  2. A melancholy look.
  3. A cast from supertype to subtype.

verb:

  1. To cast from supertype to subtype.
  2. To cast or throw down; to turn downward.
  3. To taunt; to reproach; to upbraid.

adjective:

  1. Feeling despondent.
  2. Looking downwards.

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