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downtown

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishdowntowndown‧town /ˌdaʊnˈtaʊn◂/ ●●● S3 W3 adverb 🔊 🔊 TOWNto or in the centre or main business area of a town or cityuptown 🔊 I have to go downtown later.downtown adjective [only before noun] 🔊 downtown restaurants 🔊 She works for a law firm in downtown Miami.
Examples from the Corpus
downtownShe lives in a really beautiful apartment downtown.Stacy works downtown.The fear of traveling solo was softened after landing at Heathrow and squeezing through the crowds to catch an Airbus headed downtown.There are cafes at the beach, trendy restaurants in the Gaslamp area downtown.We heard about your meeting downtown, and how you walked to the station, and how tired you were.A lot of people have family out of the area or have business dealings downtown and traffic is impossible.This was invariably followed by a session of late-night jazz at Ali's Alley downtown in Greenwich Village.I have to go downtown later.So after you heard from Borden you came downtown looking for me.go downtownTaking her pocketbook from the closet, she said goodbye to Benjy and told him she was going downtown.Which is how I went downtown.Yeah it goes downtown a lot of places.From there, you go downtown, then to Colonia Cacho.He say he was going downtown to see about his social security.
From Longman Business Dictionarydowntowndown‧town /ˌdaʊnˈtaʊn◂/ adjective [only before a noun] American EnglishPROPERTY the downtown area of a city is the main business district where many shops and offices are locatedWe have about 100 personnel in our downtown San Diego office.downtown adverbI went downtown to open up the store.
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