downswing


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down·swing

 (doun′swĭng′)
n.
1. A swing downward, as of a golf club.
2. A decline, as of a business.

downswing

(ˈdaʊnˌswɪŋ)
n
1. (Statistics) a statistical downward trend in business activity, the death rate, etc
2. (Golf) golf the downward movement or line of a club when striking the ball

down•swing

(ˈdaʊnˌswɪŋ)

n.
1. a downward swing, as of a golf club.
2. a downward trend, as of business.
[1895–1900]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.downswing - a swing downward of a golf club
golf shot, golf stroke, swing - the act of swinging a golf club at a golf ball and (usually) hitting it
2.downswing - a worsening of business or economic activity; "the market took a downturn"
worsening - changing something with the result that it becomes worse
downspin - a swift and dangerous downturn

downswing

noun
A usually swift downward trend, as in prices:
Translations

downswing

[ˈdaʊnswɪŋ] N (fig) → recesión f, caída f

downswing

[ˈdaʊnswɪŋ] n (= slump) → baisse f soudaine

downswing

[ˈdaʊnˌswɪŋ] downturn [ˈdaʊnˌtɜːn] n (Statistics) → calo
References in periodicals archive ?
The orientation of the swing plane (X-Y plane) during the downswing is established from the angular motion data (Coleman and Rankin, 2005).
Technically, the US Dollar Index (an average of the greenback's value against six top currencies) found near-term resistance at the 50% Fibonacci retracement of the 03/04-03/19 downswing and pulled back to support at the 23.
In a statement he said, 'It's not an exaggeration to say that a downswing in exports is triggering a downward spiral in production, income and spending, and the Japanese economy appears to be heading toward a hard landing.
Make sure you don't release the club too early with your wrists in the downswing.
But just as we always try and focus on the long term and didn't get too disturbed by a downswing last year, we won't get overly optimistic about a short-term upswing this year.
All great players have a smooth, co-ordinated movement of the club and body as the downswing begins.
On the downswing, let your left leg straighten, in order to create a strong pivot post to uncoil your body around and release power.
The number of employment insurance claimants in the area continues on a nine-year downswing
Obviously there will be a much higher foreclosure rate in the next five years," said Dotzour, "regardless of whether there is an upswing or downswing in the economy.
You will naturally slot your club into the proper downswing path.
Often referred to as "King of Good Times", Mallya, who this week slipped out of the billionaire league in the Forbes India rich list, due to his slackening aviation business, used the micro-blogging medium of Twitter to air what appeared to be his bitterness over his financial downswing, even as his Formula One Racing team gets down to participating in the second Indian Grand Prix at the Buddh International Circuit in Greater NOIDA on the outskirts of New Delhi.
For a tall player, Kuchar (pictured below) has always had a very shallow swing plane with the club moving more around his body during the backswing and downswing.