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ˈlaʊ ər ɪŋ, ˈlaʊər ɪŋlow·er·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lowering(noun)

    the act of causing to become less

  2. lowering, letting down(adj)

    the act of causing something to move to a lower level

  3. heavy, lowering, sullen, threatening(adj)

    darkened by clouds

    "a heavy sky"


  1. lowering(Noun)

    The act of something being lowered.

  2. lowering(Adjective)

    That lowers or frowns.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lowering

    of Lower

  2. Lowering

    of Lower

  3. Lowering(adj)

    dark and threatening; gloomy; sullen; as, lowering clouds or sky

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lowering in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lowering in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of lowering in a Sentence

  1. Alex Castelli:

    Ultimately, the success of Lyft's and Uber IPO's offerings will be judged based on post-IPO performance and how these companies can sustain their growth, while moving toward profitability and lowering their cash burn.

  2. Benjamin Netanyahu:

    I demand these ministers stop their undermining, stop the attacks, i demand that they close ranks behind the proper policy for leading the nation - for its security, economy and lowering the cost of living, in every aspect. If they agree to do so, we can continue to work together. If they refuse, we will draw conclusions, and go to the voter.

  3. Caroline Messer:

    I think anything that takes you away from day-to-day concerns is helpful for lowering stress levels, the key is to focus on what you are doing to block out the rest of what is going on. I play classical piano, and I love to bake with my kids... and( when I engage in these activities), I forget about the pandemic and work stressors.

  4. Bruce Neal:

    Patients with sleep apnea, who are often at increased cardiovascular risk, need rigorous management with other indicated therapies, such as blood pressure lowering, statins, and antithrombotic drugs, i think the most interesting finding of the meta-analysis is that the best estimate of the effect of obstructive sleep apnea treatment on risk of major adverse cardiovascular events is very similar to the reduction in risk seen with aspirin, beta-blockers, or statin medications.

  5. Doug Hirsch:

    Anytime anyone takes a step toward price transparency and lowering the costs of drugs [ it ] is a good thing, i still think it will be too expensive for most Americans.

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