lower

Definitions

General English

General Science

  • verb to put something in a lower position
  • verb to reduce something in amount or intensity

Aviation

  • adjective referring to something that is at a low level or towards the bottom
  • adjective referring to something which is below something else of the same sort

Banking

  • adjective smaller or less high
  • verb to make something smaller or less expensive

Cricket

  • verb to account for the wicket of a batsman; take a wicket
    Citation ‘He … then retired in favour of one of the regular bowlers, after having, simply by wild erratic fast delivery, lowered three of the best Australian wickets’ (Badminton 1888)
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