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
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Next time you play, focus on gently breathing in on the backswing and breathing out during the downswing.
I've taught the same five basic moves since 1955: take-way; cocking the wrist or folding the right elbow; a 90-degree shoulder turn; starting the downswing with your foot or hips (center of gravity); and completing the swing.
The disproportionate supply of used test equipment in comparison to demand is a result of the recent economic downswing.
Bond dealers added that an overnight downswing in U.
But a whole lot of weight is shifted on the downswing.
SmartSwing's new golf learning system tracks and records every movement -- at address, during the backswing, through transition to the downswing -- using tiny gyroscopes and accelerometers embedded in the club shaft
Sassa, the president of NBC Entertainment, is a business suit-wearing numbers-cruncher who is running a network on the downswing.
This indicator has been on the downswing for quite some time, however, falling over the past six weeks since notching a reading of 1.
dollar fell to the 114 yen level early Thursday in Tokyo after its downswing the previous day due to unwinding of yen-funded carry trades.
I personally want to find out what muscles fire first from the downswing, and that will teach you what muscles to work on physically.
Additionally, short interest is on the downswing, dropping by almost 10 percent over the last reporting period.
There's always those people out there looking and pitching to get in on a downswing,'' and this may be it.