Gowning vs Downing - What's the difference?

gowning | downing |

As verbs the difference between gowning and downing

is that gowning is while downing is .

As a noun downing is

an occasion on which something is downed.




  • downing



  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • An occasion on which something is downed
  • * {{quote-news, year=2007, date=February 18, author=Michael R. Gordon, title=Planning Seen in Iraqi Attacks on U.S. Copters, work=New York Times citation
  • , passage=In several recent helicopter downings , the attackers used a variety of weapons
  • A defeat
  • * 2013 , Delme Parfitt in Wales Online'', ''Cardiff City 1 - 0 Swansea City: Steven Caulker heads Bluebirds to South Wales derby win (3 November 2013)
  • *:This was not just a downing of fierce rivals for the home side, it was three precious points to go towards their quest to stay in the top flight.