Definition of 下がり



  • fall; decline; lowering; hanging down; drooping; slanting (downward) Antonym: 上がり
  • string apron; ornamental cords hanging from the front of a sumo wrestler's belt - Sumo term
  • food offering to the gods; leftovers; hand-me-downs - usu. as お下がり お下がり
  • leaving (one's master's place for home)

suffix noun / noun:

  • a little after ...

Example Sentences

The stock prices are on the low side today.
It's a bearish market now.
The quality of rice is getting worse.
The quality of tea is going down.
On taking the medicine prescribed by the doctor the temperature of the child, which was 40 degrees, dropped rapidly.

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