Definition of low
- in barns cows lowed to be milked
- —Esther Forbes
First Known Use: before 12th centurySee Words from the same year
The apartment has low ceilings.
They have a home in the low country.
The houses are built on low ground.
temperatures as low as 10 below zero
He's being treated for low blood pressure.
a low dose of medicine
She earns a low salary.
Demand for his books has remained low.
Temperatures were in the low eighties.
Our supply of fuel is getting low.
First Known Use: 12th centurySee Words from the same year
: not rising or extending upward a great distance
: extending or reaching upward less than other things of the same kind
: not located far above the ground or another surface
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