lowness : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n a position of inferior status; low in station or rank or fortune or estimation
- n a feeling of low spirits
he felt responsible for her lowness of spirits
- n the quality of being low; lacking height
he was suddenly aware of the lowness of the ceiling
- n a low or small degree of any quality (amount or force or temperature etc.)
he took advantage of the lowness of interest rates
- They will flee to the West and be FOBs or run down to Hong Kong and be , just to desperately evade the demonic claws of their own country and its lowness.
- Meanwhile advocates of Captain Stewart's 35 bid stressed the obvious, that this bid was in a class of its own for lowness.
- The tabloid and exploitative coverage has been unremarkable, except for how revealing it is of the lowness of news media producers' opinion of their audience.
- Michael Ignatieff in Toronto Star
We have no time for provincialism,said Ignatieff, "the lowness of spirit" that defines the Harper government.
- Steve Wozniak in Computerworld
I'm not sure why the judges almost always have the same scores within a small range. How do they all know what level of lowness or highness to score? All three judges had scored me incredibly low,Wozniak said.