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lowering

adjective uk   /ˈlaʊ.ə.rɪŋ/ us    /ˈlaʊ.ɚ.ɪŋ/ literary
used to describe the sky when it is very dark and it looks as if it is about to rain: The street party took place under lowering skies.
Translations of “lowering”
in Chinese (Traditional) (天空)烏雲密佈的,陰沈的…
in Chinese (Simplified) (天空)乌云密布的,阴沉的…
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