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verb [intransitive/transitive]     downvote pronunciation in British English
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present tense
present participledownvoting
past tensedownvoted
past participledownvoted
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  1. to show that you dislike a comment or item on a social media site by clicking on an icon

    Participants should not mass downvote a person with whom they disagree.

    Everyone is free to upvote/downvote as they see fit.

    This meaning is based on one submitted to the Open Dictionary on 16/09/2015


a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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