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lower house (often cap.) in a bicameral legislature, the branch that is usu. more representative and has the larger number of members.
lowering dark and gloomy, as the weather. [2 definitions]
lowermost lower than all others; lowest.
lower world the habitation of the dead; nether world; underworld. [2 definitions]
low frequency any radio frequency between thirty and three hundred kilohertz per second.
Low German a subbranch of Germanic, other than High German, that includes English, Dutch, Flemish, and Frisian. (Cf. High German.) [2 definitions]
low-grade of inferior value or quality. [2 definitions]
low-key low in aggression or intensity; mild.
lowland land that is low in respect to the surrounding country.
Low Latin any form of nonclassical Latin, such as medieval Latin or Vulgar Latin.
lowlife (informal) a person of low social status. [2 definitions]
lowly low in position or manner of living. [4 definitions]
Low Mass a mass that is recited, rather than sung, by one priest assisted by one acolyte.
low-minded demonstrating or possessing characteristics considered base or vulgar.
low-necked of a garment, having a low neckline; exposing the neck and sometimes the shoulders; décolleté.
low-pitched pitched in a low key or low range of tones. [3 definitions]
low-pressure having, exerting, or indicating less than normal pressure, as steam or water. [3 definitions]
low-priced costing very little.
low profile a manner or form designed not to attract attention; deliberately inconspicuous presence or activity.
low-proof having a low alcohol content.
low relief sculptural relief that projects slightly from the background; bas-relief.