Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “low”

See all translations

low

noun [C]
 
 
/ləʊ/
the lowest level that something has reached since it has been measured or during a particular period: hit/fall to a low The company's stock fell to a six-month low.a new/record/all-time low The dollar hit a record low against the euro and was down sharply against the Japanese yen. The price of oil has nearly doubled from last year's lows. →  Compare high noun
→  See also historic low
Translations of “low”
in Chinese (Traditional) (人生的)低谷,低潮…
in Chinese (Simplified) (人生的)低谷,低潮…
(Definition of low noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of low?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “low” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

thug

a man who acts violently, especially to commit a crime

Word of the Day

The way we move (Verbs for walking and running)

by Kate Woodford,
March 25, 2015
​​​ This week we’re looking at interesting ways to describe the way that people move. Most of the verbs that we’ll be considering describe how fast or slow people move. Others describe the attitude or state of mind of the person walking or running. Some describe both. Starting with verbs for walking slowly,

Read More 

crossfit noun

March 23, 2015
high-intensity strength training Two women in strappy dresses discussed how much weight they could snatch

Read More