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lowering

adjective
 
 
/ˈlaʊə.rɪŋ/ US  /ˈlaʊɚ.ɪŋ/ literary
describes the sky when it is very dark and it looks as if it is about to rain
(天空)乌云密布的,阴沉的
The village fête took place under lowering skies.
村庄游乐会在阴沉的天气下开始了。
Clouds, dew, fog and steam
Translations of “lowering”
in Chinese (Traditional) (天空)烏雲密佈的,陰沈的…
(Definition of lowering from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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