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Meaning of “lowly” in the English Dictionary

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 us   /ˈloʊ·li/
not having ​importance or ​rank: In ​chess it is ​possible for the lowly ​pawn to ​become the most ​powerfulpiece on the ​board.
(Definition of lowly from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “lowly”
in Chinese (Simplified) 低等的,卑微的…
in Turkish küçük, önemsiz…
in Russian скромный, непритязательный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 低等的,卑微的…
in Polish podrzędny…
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