on a low note

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of on a low note

: in an unpleasant way
  • Our vacation ended on a low note when our flight was delayed.

Word by Word Definitions

low play
  1. : moo

  1. : the deep sustained sound characteristic especially of a cow

  1. : having a small upward extension or elevation

  2. : situated or passing little above a reference line, point, or plane

  3. : having a low-cut neckline

  1. : something that is low: such as

  2. : depth

  3. : a region of low barometric pressure

  1. : flame, blaze

  1. : flame, blaze

note play
  1. : to notice or observe with care

  2. : to record or preserve in writing

  3. : to make special mention of or remark on

  1. : melody, song

  2. : tone

  3. : call, sound


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