downer

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Etymology[edit]

down +‎ -er

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Noun[edit]

downer (plural downers)

  1. (slang) A negative drug trip.
    Normally those pills give me a boost, but last night they gave me a downer.
  2. (slang) A drug that has depressant qualities.
  3. (slang) Something or someone disagreeable, dispiriting or depressing; a killjoy.

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  • German: Downer

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Adjective[edit]

downer

  1. inflection of down:
    1. strong/mixed nominative masculine singular
    2. strong genitive/dative feminine singular
    3. strong genitive plural