Synonyms for Downward:

adj.

all (adjective)
down.
descending (adjective)
lowering, falling, descending, declining, dropping, descendent, plummeting, Plunging, sliding, slipping, sinking.
earthward (adjective)
down, downwards, descending.

n.

rise, descendent. downward (noun)
down, downwardly, downwards, descending.

v.

descending (verb)
descendent.

Other synonyms:

skyward. bouncy. under. Other relevant words:
downwards, upward, down, descendent, skyward, under, downwardly, ascending.

Usage examples for downward

  1. Beyond these the landing terminated in a downward stairway, exactly similar to the one by which it was approached. – The Heart of Unaga by Ridgwell Cullum
  2. Des Hermies, who seemed perfectly at home, pointed downward then upward. – Là-bas by J. K. Huysmans