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English definition of “low”


adjective, adverb [-er/-est only] (SMALLER THAN USUAL)   /loʊ/
smaller than the usual or average size , number , value , or amount : They have the lowest food prices in town . Temperatures will dip lower near the end of the week . Believe it or not, this dessert is low in calories . If a supply of something becomes low, you have very little of it left : We’re running low on gas . Low can also mean producing only a small amount of sound , heat , or light : They spoke in low voices . She turned the heat down low. Low can also mean of bad quality : My test results were disappointingly low.
(Definition of low adjective, adverb (SMALLER THAN USUAL) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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