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lower
Part of Speech: Noun
Results: 12
1. Compar. of Low, a.
2. To let descend by its own weight, as something suspended; to let down; as, to lower a bucket into a well; to lower a sail or a boat; sometimes, to pull down; as, to lower a flag.
3. To reduce the height of; as, to lower a fence or wall; to lower a chimney or turret.
4. To depress as to direction; as, to lower the aim of a gun; to make less elevated as to object; as, to lower one's ambition, aspirations, or hopes.
5. To reduce the degree, intensity, strength, etc., of; as, to lower the temperature of anything; to lower one's vitality; to lower distilled liquors.
6. To bring down; to humble; as, to lower one's pride.
7. To reduce in value, amount, etc. ; as, to lower the price of goods, the rate of interest, etc.
Part of Speech: noun
2. A frowning; sullenness.
Part of Speech: verb
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