low translate English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "low" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective /ləu/
not at or reaching up to a great distance from the ground, sea-level etc
low hills a low ceiling This chair is too low for the child.
making little sound; not loud
She spoke in a low voice.
at the bottom of the range of musical sounds
That note is too low for a female voice.
a low price.
not strong; weak or feeble
The fire was very low.
near the bottom in grade, rank, class etc
low temperatures the lower classes.
lower verb to make or become less high
She lowered her voice.
to let down
He lowered the blinds.
lowly adjective ( comparative lowlier, superlative lowliest) of low rank; humble
He had a lowly position as a gas station assistant.
lowliness noun
low-down adjective mean; contemptible
vil, ruín
a low-down thief.
lowland adjective of or concerning lowlands
lowland districts.
lowlander noun a person who lives in the lowlands.
habitante de la llanura
lowlands noun plural land which is low compared with other, higher land.
tierras bajas
low-lying adjective (of land) at a height not much above sea-level
low-lying hills.
low-tech noun technology using simple tools and unsophisticated equipment and methods.
poca tecnología
low tide/water noun the time when the sea is lowest at a particular place during ebb-tide
marea baja
At low tide there are rock pools to explore There is three feet of water in the harbour, even at low water.
be low on not to have enough of
I’ll have to go to the supermarket – we’re low on coffee and sugar.
(Definition of low from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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