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Low

Definition

[n] the lowest forward gear ratio in the gear box of a motor vehicle; used to start a car moving
[n] a low level or position or degree; "the stock market fell to a new low"
[n] British political cartoonist (born in New Zealand) who created the character Colonel Blimp (1891-1963)
[n] an air mass of lower pressure; often brings precipitation; "a low moved in over night bringing sleet and snow"
[adv] in a low position; near the ground; "the branches hung low"
[adj] being the gear producing the lowest drive speed; "use first gear on steep hills"
[adj] low in spirits; "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"
[adj] of the most contemptible kind; "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"
[adj] literal meanings; being at or having a relatively small elevation or upward extension; "low ceilings"; "low clouds"; "low hills"; "the sun is low"; "low furniture"; "a low bow"
[adj] less than normal in degree or intensity or amount; "low prices"; "the reservoire is low"
[adj] used of sounds and voices; low in pitch or frequency
[adj] very low in volume; "a low murmur"; "the low-toned murmur of the surf"
[adj] subdued or brought low in condition or status; "brought low"; "a broken man"; "his broken spirit"
[adj] unrefined in character; "low comedy"
[adj] no longer sufficient; "supplies are low"; "our funds are depleted"
[adj] low or inferior in station or quality; "a humble cottage"; "a lowly parish priest"; "a modest man of the people"; "small beginnings"
[v] make a low noise, characteristic of bovines


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Antonyms

high, high, high-pitched