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lower

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1 having not so great importance or rank as another

  • a lower position in the company
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2 situated lower down

  • this book goes on the lower shelf
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lower

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1 to cause to fall intentionally or unintentionally

  • workmen slowly lowered the heavy statue into place
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2 to go to a lower level especially abruptly

  • prices of the new type of televisions lowered considerably as competition and sales increased
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3 to make smaller in amount, volume, or extent

  • decided to lower his career ambitions to something more achievable
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6 to diminish the price or value of

  • over time, inflation lowers incomes and savings in terms of actual buying power
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lower

variants: also lour

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1 to take on a gloomy or forbidding look

  • the sky lowered overhead, threatening a fierce thunderstorm
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2 to look with anger or disapproval

  • the motorist lowered at the jerk who had cut in front of her
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look daggers (or stare daggers)

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lower

variants: also lour

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a twisting of the facial features in disgust or disapproval

  • he turned to see the scornful lower on her face
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