1 a swing downward of a golf club
2 a worsening of business or economic activity; "the market took a downturn" [syn: downturn]
- The portion of any movement along an arc or curve, heading in a
- The stock market is still reeling from the giant downswing
- Hold your head steady and keep your eye on the golf ball during your downswing.
- The stock market is still reeling from the giant downswing Tuesday.