Up and down

What is Up and down ?

Up and down is prep, adv in one direction, then in the opposite direc- tion The policeman was walking up and down in front of the bank. She looked up and down the street but couldn’t see her little boy. noun ups and downs the times of good luck and bad luck His book describes the ups and downs of life in a circus.


source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level