downside-n; 2 Senses

Sense Number 1: a negative or undesirable aspect of something

Commentary: DOWNSIDE[+quality][+negative]

The actor discussed the downside of fame with the interviewer.
If there is a downside to motherhood, Mary hasn't found it yet.
There could be a significant downside to this arms treaty.

WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1

Sense Number 2: a downward price movement, e.g. stocks

Commentary: DOWNSIDE[+activity][+decrease][+price][+stock]

Bob bought that stock on its downside from the peak last year.
These funds try to reduce the downside risk through options and futures.

WordNet 0.0 Sense Numbers: 1