from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A tendency downward, especially in business or economic activity.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A downward trend, or the beginnings of one; a decline.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a worsening of business or economic activity
down- + turn (Wiktionary)