lowering

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low·er·ing

adjective \ˈla-(ə-)riŋ, ˈlō-\

Definition of LOWERING

:  dark and threatening :  gloomy <rain pouring down from a lowering sky>

Examples of LOWERING

  1. <the lowering sky made us think twice about going to the park>
  2. <we chose our next words carefully, mindful of the lowering expression on his face>

First Known Use of LOWERING

15th century

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