(also downward-facing dog)
A yoga pose in which the body assumes an inverted V shape, with the hands and feet on the floor, and the buttocks pointing upwards: just because you’re not in a yoga studio, it doesn’t mean you can’t practise your downward dog
More example sentences
- Hold position and breathe normally, then exhale as you push back into downward-facing dog.
- Does your yoga teacher know the difference between a cobra and a downward dog?
- One walks away with a new appreciation of downward dog after holding the posture for an extended period of time.
Definition of downward dog in:
- The US English dictionary