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downer

and down and downie
1. n. a barbiturate or a tranquilizer. (Drugs.) Too much booze with those downers, and you’re dead.
2. n. a bad drug experience; a down trip. (Drugs.) That stuff you gave me was a real downer.
3. n. a depressing event; a bad situation; a down trip. These cloudy days are always downers.

downie

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Downie also ranges toward unconventional places of pilgrimage -- a farm in Marmora, Ont.
Downie told the group gathered at the National Press Club that modern journalism is both a public service and a venue for profit.
Agent Micheal La Roche, who dealt with Gary Downie, said: "This whole episode has cost a fortune.
Jill Downie asks, and answers, the questions of why Faith Fenton and Alice Freeman have all but disappeared from history.
Professor Downie sometimes seems a little uneasy inside this particular corral.
At a panel discussion three years earlier, Downie recognized how odd his views sounded.
Over the last several years, I've had the opportunity to run many different parts of our organization, which has afforded me full visibility into our operations," Downie said.
Downie was surrounded by his family when he died Tuesday evening.
The duo who train at the Park Road centre in Toxteth joined Becky Downie, Claudia Fragapane and Ruby Harrold to hold off the challenge of Russia and finish behind gold medallists Romania.
The Telx Group Board of Directors has announced that Chris Downie, the President and Chief Financial Officer of Telx since 2007, will take on the role of Chief Executive Officer effective immediately.
Kilmarnock-born Jason Downie knifed Andrew and Rose Rowe then stabbed and raped their 16-year-old pregnant daughter Chantelle.
Excellent passing and linkup play from Robert McCrudden and Kyle Downie set David Hall free and his cross was met at the back post by Peter Ravenhill to double the home side's lead.
Axom's racing manager Dan Downie says: "I am delighted that Sir Mark has agreed to train for Axom.
Gareth Downie, 25, and Damian Williams, 32, were also jailed for life and given minimum terms of 25 years - Downie for murdering Mr Labastide and Williams for conspiracy to murder.
The exploration potential that opens up is huge," said Premier president/CEO Ewan Downie, who saw his company's stock surge to trade at more than $4 a share in early January.