Translation of "low" - English-Spanish dictionary

low

adjective uk /ləʊ/

A2 under the usual level

bajo
Their prices are very low.
a low number

B1 near the ground, not high

bajo, a poca distancia de la tierra

A low sound is deep.

grave, bajo
a low voice
a low note
verb uk /ləʊ/

to make the deep, long sound of a cow

mugir

(Translation of “low” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

low

adjective /ləu/

not at or reaching up to a great distance from the ground, sea-level etc

bajo
low hills
a low ceiling
This chair is too low for the child.

making little sound; not loud

bajo
She spoke in a low voice.

at the bottom of the range of musical sounds

bajo
That note is too low for a female voice.

small

bajo
a low price.

not strong; weak or feeble

bajo
The fire was very low.

near the bottom in grade, rank, class etc

bajo
low temperatures
the lower classes.
lower verb

to make or become less high

bajar
She lowered her voice.

to let down

bajar
He lowered the blinds.
lowly adjective (comparative lowlier, superlative lowliest)

of low rank; humble

humilde
He had a lowly position as a gas station assistant.
lowliness noun

humildad
low-down adjective

mean; contemptible

vil, ruín
a low-down thief.
lowland adjective

of or concerning lowlands

llanura
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

bajo
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

faltar
I’ll have to go to the supermarket – we’re low on coffee and sugar.

(Translation of “low” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)