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Definition of 'low'

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There is quality in the lower leagues. The Sun (2017)The tax should reflect the lower risk. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Low specimens make a good yellow carpet. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We will get a much lower percentage than before. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And the proportions are all wrong because the ceilings are painfully low in relation to the floor plan. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Some Buckle goes because he is too low in the weights. The Sun (2016)Public trust in charities has crashed to an all-time low. The Sun (2017)The pound is about 15 per cent lower against the dollar and 10 per cent lower against the euro since the referendum. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They see me sweating down to do low weights and riding dodgy novices. The Sun (2010)The euro plummeted to a new low against the dollar before making a slight recovery. Times, Sunday Times (2010)You go through such highs and lows. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Young has been a critic of digital music because the sound quality is lower than on vinyl. The Sun (2012)The sun has to be low enough to strike the dew at a sharp angle. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The good news for him was that expectations were not so much low as below ground. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The fat content of these animals is relatively low. Chaitow, Leon The Beat Fatigue Workbook - how to identify the causes (1988)They also have a worryingly low profile. Times, Sunday Times (2009)High bad cholesterol and low good cholesterol. Times, Sunday Times (2012)They said the price was too low. Times, Sunday Times (2012)They are fiercely competitive and offer lower prices year after year. The Sun (2010)Strain the sauce and place in a small saucepan over a low heat to keep warm. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The highs and lows of five new preaching books. Christianity Today (2000)Then section off the top and tie the bottom half in a low ponytail. The Sun (2013)The lights are low and a soporific electronic soundtrack fills the air. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This leads to him feeling physically low and makes him more sensitive and therefore more vulnerable to stress. Vera Peiffer POSITIVELY FEARLESS: Breaking free of the fears that hold you back (2001)This will fly lower and thus run more on landing so make sure you have the right club. O'Connor, Christy & Smith, Peter Christy O'Connor Junior's Golf Masterclass (1993)Air tries to move from high pressure to low pressure areas and the sharper the pressure gradient the faster it moves. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Some firms have hit all-time lows in the credit crunch and are set for a rebound. The Sun (2009)I've always wanted a garden and a low door into it. Paige, Frances The Glasgow Girls (1994)

Synonyms of 'low'

mooing, lowing, bellow, bellowing
moo, bellow

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Translations for 'low'

British English: low /ləʊ/ ADJECTIVE
in height Something that is low is close to the ground.
There is a low fence around the house.
  • American English: low
  • Arabic: مُنْخَفِضٌ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: baixo
  • Chinese: 低的
  • Croatian: nizak
  • Czech: nízký
  • Danish: lav
  • Dutch: laag
  • European Spanish: bajo
  • Finnish: matala matalalla oleva
  • French: bas peu élevé
  • German: niedrig
  • Greek: χαμηλός
  • Italian: basso in giù
  • Japanese: 低い
  • Korean: 낮은
  • Norwegian: lav
  • Polish: niski
  • European Portuguese: baixo
  • Romanian: jos
  • Russian: низкий
  • Spanish: bajo pequeño
  • Swedish: låg
  • Thai: เตี้ย
  • Turkish: aşağı konum
  • Ukrainian: низький
  • Vietnamese: thấp vị trí
British English: low /ləʊ/ ADVERB
If someone or something does something low, they do it close to the ground.
The planes were flying low overhead.
  • American English: low
  • Arabic: مُنْخَفِضاً
  • Brazilian Portuguese: baixo
  • Chinese: 低下地
  • Croatian: nisko
  • Czech: nízko
  • Danish: lavt
  • Dutch: laag
  • European Spanish: bajo
  • Finnish: alhaalla
  • French: en bas
  • German: tief
  • Greek: χαμηλά
  • Italian: basso
  • Japanese: 低く
  • Korean: 낮게
  • Norwegian: lavt
  • Polish: nisko
  • European Portuguese: baixo
  • Romanian: jos
  • Russian: низко
  • Spanish: bajo ruin, malo
  • Swedish: lågt
  • Thai: ต่ำ
  • Turkish: aşağı konum
  • Ukrainian: низько
  • Vietnamese: dưới thấp
British English: low /ləʊ/ ADJECTIVE
number A low number is a small number.
The price was very low.
  • American English: low
  • Arabic: مُنْخَفِض
  • Brazilian Portuguese: baixo
  • Chinese: 小的数字
  • Croatian: nizak
  • Czech: nízký
  • Danish: lav
  • Dutch: laag
  • European Spanish: bajo
  • Finnish: pieni
  • French: petitnombre
  • German: niedrig
  • Greek: χαμηλός
  • Italian: basso
  • Japanese: 低い
  • Korean: 낮은
  • Norwegian: lav
  • Polish: niski
  • European Portuguese: baixo
  • Romanian: scăzut
  • Russian: маленький
  • Spanish: bajo
  • Swedish: låg
  • Thai: น้อย ราคาถูก
  • Turkish: ucuz
  • Ukrainian: низький
  • Vietnamese: nhỏ

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