Synonyms for downfall

Synonyms for (noun) downfall

Synonyms: ruin, ruination, downfall

Definition: failure that results in a loss of position or reputation

Similar words: failure

Definition: an event that does not accomplish its intended purpose

Usage: the surprise party was a complete failure


Synonyms: downfall, fall

Definition: a sudden decline in strength or number or importance

Usage: the fall of the House of Hapsburg

Similar words: weakening

Definition: becoming weaker


Synonyms: downfall, precipitation

Definition: the falling to earth of any form of water (rain or snow or hail or sleet or mist)

Similar words: weather, weather condition, atmospheric condition, conditions

Definition: the atmospheric conditions that comprise the state of the atmosphere in terms of temperature and wind and clouds and precipitation

Usage: they were hoping for good weather; every day we have weather conditions and yesterday was no exception; the conditions were too rainy for playing in the snow