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Describing movement up or down

upward

adjective

moving or turned towards a higher position

downward

adjective

going towards a lower place or level

ascending

adjective

moving towards a higher level or position

up

adjective, adverb, preposition

from a lower place to a higher place

down

adjective, adverb, preposition

moving towards a lower place or position

up and down

rising and falling, or from bottom to top

bouncy

adjective

a bouncy surface moves up and down when you walk, jump etc on it

under

adverb, preposition

moving to a place that is below something or that is covered by it

down

adjective, adverb, preposition

from a higher place to the ground

skywards

adverb

upwards, towards the sky

creep

used with other nouns to describe the unexpected and often unwanted effects of a particular situation or trend

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sandwich woman

a woman in middle age who has to juggle caring for teenage children and ageing parents with a career

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