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    low - Dictionary definition and meaning for word low

    Definition
    (noun) an air mass of lower pressure; often brings precipitation
    Synonyms : depression
    Example Sentence
    • a low moved in over night bringing sleet and snow
    Definition
    (noun) British political cartoonist (born in New Zealand) who created the character Colonel Blimp (1891-1963) Definition
    (noun) a low level or position or degree
    Example Sentence
    • the stock market fell to a new low
    Definition
    (noun) the lowest forward gear ratio in the gear box of a motor vehicle; used to start a car moving
    Synonyms : first , first gear , low gear
    Definition
    (verb) make a low noise, characteristic of bovines
    Synonyms : moo
    Definition
    (adj) less than normal in degree or intensity or amount
    Example Sentence
    • low prices
    • the reservoir is low
    Definition
    (adj) literal meanings; being at or having a relatively small elevation or upward extension
    Example Sentence
    • low ceilings
    • low clouds
    • low hills
    • the sun is low
    • low furniture
    • a low bow
    Definition
    (adj) very low in volume
    Synonyms : low-toned
    Example Sentence
    • a low murmur
    • the low-toned murmur of the surf
    Definition
    (adj) unrefined in character
    Example Sentence
    • low comedy
    Definition
    (adj) used of sounds and voices; low in pitch or frequency
    Synonyms : low-pitched
    Definition
    (adj) of the most contemptible kind
    Synonyms : abject , low-down , miserable , scummy , scurvy
    Example Sentence
    • abject cowardice
    • a low stunt to pull
    • a low-down sneak
    • his miserable treatment of his family
    • You miserable skunk!
    • a scummy rabble
    • a scurvy trick
    Definition
    (adj) low or inferior in station or quality
    Synonyms : humble , lowly , modest , small
    Example Sentence
    • a humble cottage
    • a lowly parish priest
    • a modest man of the people
    • small beginnings
    Definition
    (adj) no longer sufficient
    Synonyms : depleted
    Example Sentence
    • supplies are low
    • our funds are depleted
    Definition
    (adj) subdued or brought low in condition or status
    Synonyms : broken , crushed , humbled , humiliated
    Example Sentence
    • brought low
    • a broken man
    • his broken spirit
    Definition
    (adj) filled with melancholy and despondency
    Example Sentence
    • gloomy at the thought of what he had to face
    • gloomy predictions
    • a gloomy silence
    • took a grim view of the economy
    • the darkening mood
    • lonely and blue in a strange city
    • depressed by the loss of his job
    • a dispirited and resigned expression on her face
    • downcast after his defeat
    • feeling discouraged and downhearted
    Definition
    (adv) in a low position; near the ground
    Example Sentence
    • the branches hung low
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for low

low.. cow .. moooooo!

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