As nouns the difference between downtown and midtown
is that downtown
is (chiefly|us) either the lower, or the business center of a city or town while midtown
is (us) the part of a city between uptown and downtown.
As an adjective downtown
is of, relating to, or situated in the downtown area.
As an adverb downtown
is in, or towards the downtown area; southward.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
of, relating to, or situated in the downtown area
- John walked everyday to his downtown job.
in, or towards the downtown area; southward
(basketball) Outside the three-point line, or generally far from the basket.
- You need to go downtown four blocks.
- That shot came from way downtown!
(chiefly, US) either the lower, or the business center of a city or town
* (business center of a city)
* CBD, central business district, city (Australia )
(US) The part of a city between uptown and downtown