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  Definition of lower
  1. the lower of two berths
  2. look angry or sullen, wrinkle one''s forehead, as if to signal disapproval
  3. make lower or quieter; "turn down the volume of a radio"
  4. set lower; "lower a rating"; "lower expectations"
  5. cause to drop or sink; "The lack of rain had depressed the water level in the reservoir"
  6. move something or somebody to a lower position; "take down the vase from the shelf"
  7. of the underworld; "nether regions"
  8. inferior in rank or status; "the junior faculty"; "a lowly corporal"; "petty officialdom"; "a subordinate functionary"
  9. (usually preceded by `no'') lower in esteem; "no less a person than the king himself"
  10. the bottom one of two; "he chose the lower number"
Similar Words: lower berth, frown, glower, lour, turn down, depress, take down, let down, get down, bring down, chthonian, chthonic, nether, junior-grade, inferior, lower-ranking, lowly, petty(a), secondary, subaltern, subordinate, less

 

Hyponyms: scowl, derate, subordinate, subdue, reef, depress, dip, incline

 

Derivational Morphology: depress, take down, let down, get down, bring down, glare, glower, frown, scowl, lowering, depressor, depressor muscle, lower berth, letting down

 

Anagrams: rowel

 

 
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