- n a strong downward air current
- This is a long campaign with, I fearlessly predict, at least one major Obama downdraft to come but John McCain seems panicked, and in deep trouble now.
- But Fannie and Freddie got caught in the downdraft.
- He had got divorced in 1991 with no electoral downdraft.
- Paddy Croft in Canada.com
I think we are seeing the speculative money has begun to find a better opportunity elsewhere,said Patricia Croft, chief economist at Phillips, Hager and North. "So when that exists the money, you have this downdraft which is pretty...
- Bob Ryan in Mercury-Register
In 20 years, I've never encountered a downdraft like that,Ryan said. "It's just one of those things."
- Michael Howard in guardian.co.uk
Mr Howard said: "Many Asians, not just Muslims, but also Hindus and Sikhs, got caught in the downdraft of Islamophobia which was one of the terrible side effects of 9/11. Whole communities have been attacked and demonised because of ...... a few...