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Russian translation of “low”

low

adjective     /ləʊ/
NOT HIGH B1 near the ground, not high
низкий, невысокий
low aircraft a low fenceLow, short and shallow
LEVEL A2 below the usual level
низкий
a low income low temperatures/prices a low number Fish is very low in (= has little) fat.Under and below
SOUND deep or quiet
низкий, тихий
a low voice a low noteDescribing qualities of soundDescribing qualities of the human voice
LIGHTS If lights are low, they are not bright.
слабый, неяркий
We have very low lighting in the main room.The qualities of lightDarkness and becoming dark
UNHAPPY unhappy and without energy
подавленный
Illness of any sort can leave you feeling low. → See also be at a low ebb, keep a low profileWeakness and vulnerabilityFeeling sad and unhappy
(Definition of low adjective from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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