Last modified on 19 November 2014, at 10:42

ups and downs

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ups and downs (plural only)

  1. (idiomatic) Periods of positive and negative events, moods, or interactions; highs and lows.
    Heidi and Mike had their ups and downs, but they stayed married for more than 60 years.
    • Thackeray
      They had their ups and downs of fortune.

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