lower

suomi-englanti sanakirja

lower englannista suomeksi

  1. alentaa

  2. siirtää alaspäin

  3. alempi

  4. madaltaa

  5. laskea

  6. mulkoilla

  1. laskea

  2. madaltaa

  3. laskea, alentaa

  4. alentaa

  5. alentua

  6. laskea, alentua, vajeta

  7. laskea, alentua

lower englanniksi

  1. (en-comparative of)

  2. bottom; more towards the bottom than the middle of an object

  3. Situated on lower ground, nearer a coast, or more southerly.

  4. (uxi)

  5. older

  6. To let descend by its own weight, as something suspended; to let down

  7. ''lower a bucket into a well''

    ''to lower a sail of a boat''

  8. to pull down

  9. ''to lower a flag''

  10. 1833 (first publication), Tennyson|Alfred Tennyson, ''A Dream of Fair Women''

  11. Lower'd softly with a threefold cord of loveDown to a silent grave.
  12. To reduce the height of

  13. ''lower a fence or wall''

    ''lower a chimney or turret''

  14. To depress as to direction

  15. ''lower the aim of a gun''

  16. To make less elevated

  17. ''to lower one's ambition, aspirations, or hopes''

  18. To reduce the degree, intensity, strength, etc., of

  19. ''lower the temperature''

    ''lower one's vitality''

    ''lower distilled liquors''

  20. To bring down; to humble

  21. ''lower one's pride''

  22. (lower oneself) To humble oneself; to do something one considers to be beneath one's dignity.

  23. ''I could never lower myself enough to buy second-hand clothes.''

  24. To reduce (something) in value, amount, etc.

  25. ''lower the price of goods''

    ''lower the interest rate''

  26. To fall; to sink; to grow less; to diminish; to decrease

  27. ''The river lowered as rapidly as it rose.''

  28. To decrease in value, amount, etc.

  29. (alternative spelling of)

  30. (RQ:Shakespeare Richard 3 Q1)

  31. (RQ:Dryden Fables) ''Juno'' took her place: / But ſullen Diſcontent ſat lowring on her Face.

  32. (quote-book)|year=1846|section=stanza X|page=76|pageurl=https://books.google.com/books?id=KbFG_INx-DIC&pg=PA76|oclc=3365560|passage=And still when loudliest howls the storm, / And darkliest lowers his native sky, / The king's fierce soul is in that form, / The warrior's spirit threatens nigh!

  33. low