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nadir

na·dir

nadir

 
pronunciation:
neI dr [or] neI dir
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the lowest or most depressing point or stage.
His disastrous fall at the world championships five years ago brought him to the nadir of his career.
antonyms:
acme, apex, climax, height, summit, zenith
similar words:
bottom
definition 2: the point on the heavenly sphere directly below a specified position on the earth's surface and at the other end of the diameter drawn from the zenith.