Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

English definition of “lower case”

lower case

noun [U]    
letters of the alphabet that are not written as capital letters , for example a, b, c → Compare upper casePunctuation lower-case     adjective lower-case letters Lettering and alphabetsLetters of alphabets
(Definition of lower case noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Focus on the pronunciation of lower case

More definitions for “lower case”

Definitions of “lower case” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

chef

a skilled and trained cook who works in a hotel or restaurant, especially the most important cook

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More