Definition of lower one's eyes
- The shy young lady lowered her eyes when the man said something about her pretty gown.
: to look sullen : frown
: to be or become dark, gloomy, and threatening
: relatively low in position, rank, or order
: less advanced in the scale of evolutionary development
: to move down : drop
: to let descend : let down
: to depress as to direction
: a specialized light-sensitive sensory structure of animals that in nearly all vertebrates, most arthropods, and some mollusks is the image-forming organ of sight
: all the visible structures within and surrounding the orbit and including eyelids, eyelashes, and eyebrows
: the faculty of seeing with eyes
: to fix the eyes on : look at
: contemplate, consider
: to watch or study closely
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