As verbs the difference between bowned and downed
is that bowned
) while downed
As an adjective downed is
that has been brought down.
(obsolete) To make ready; to prepare; to dress.
- We will all bowne ourselves for the banquet. — Sir Walter Scott.
- The ball was downed at the six yard line.
- He downed an ale and ordered another.
That has been brought down
- the pilot escaped from the downed plane.