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1. low-down

noun. slang terms for inside information.

Synonyms

  • poop
  • inside information
  • dope
  • the skinny

Antonyms

  • clean
  • tall
  • up
  • high

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Rhymes with Low Down

  • abbottstown
  • abbotstown
  • run-down
  • mcquown
  • facedown
  • downtown
  • uptown
  • renown
  • mcgown
  • mccown
  • mccoun
  • frown
  • drown
  • crowne
  • crown
  • clown
  • browne
  • brown
  • towne
  • town
  • shoun
  • noun
  • lown
  • gown
  • downe
  • around

2. low-down

adjective. of the most contemptible kind.

Synonyms

  • miserable
  • scummy
  • scurvy
  • low
  • contemptible

Antonyms

  • domineering
  • ample
  • superior
  • happy

3. down

adverb. ['ˈdaʊn'] spatially or metaphorically from a higher to a lower level or position.

Synonyms

  • downward
  • downwardly

Antonyms

  • upwards
  • upwardly
  • up

Etymology

  • doun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dun (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • dune (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • dún (Old Norse)

4. down

adjective. ['ˈdaʊn'] being or moving lower in position or less in some value.

Synonyms

  • set
  • downbound
  • thrown
  • descending
  • behind
  • downfield
  • downward
  • weak
  • low
  • fallen

Antonyms

  • high
  • up
  • night school
  • disqualify

Etymology

  • doun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dun (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • dune (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • dún (Old Norse)

5. down

verb. ['ˈdaʊn'] drink down entirely.

Synonyms

  • toss off
  • belt down
  • drink down
  • bolt down
  • kill
  • imbibe
  • pour down
  • drink

Antonyms

  • imperceptible
  • smart
  • infallible
  • irregular

Etymology

  • doun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dun (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • dune (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • dún (Old Norse)

6. low

adjective. ['ˈloʊ'] less than normal in degree or intensity or amount.

Synonyms

  • rock-bottom
  • devalued
  • down
  • grade
  • degraded
  • depressed
  • reduced
  • degree
  • low-level
  • level
  • inferior

Antonyms

  • high
  • natural elevation
  • colorless
  • exoteric

Etymology

  • hlaw (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • lowe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lowen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hlowan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. low

adjective. ['ˈloʊ'] literal meanings; being at or having a relatively small elevation or upward extension.

Synonyms

  • height
  • under
  • ground-hugging
  • flat-growing
  • deep
  • low-lying
  • tallness
  • nether
  • squat
  • low-growing
  • short
  • down
  • underslung
  • little
  • low-set
  • inferior
  • lowset
  • low-level

Antonyms

  • superior
  • up
  • high
  • explicable

Etymology

  • hlaw (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • lowe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lowen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hlowan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. low

adjective. ['ˈloʊ'] very low in volume.

Synonyms

  • low-toned

Antonyms

  • superficial
  • close

Etymology

  • hlaw (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • lowe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lowen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hlowan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. low

adjective. ['ˈloʊ'] unrefined in character.

Antonyms

  • upland

Etymology

  • hlaw (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • lowe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lowen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hlowan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. low

adjective. ['ˈloʊ'] used of sounds and voices; low in pitch or frequency.

Synonyms

  • baritone
  • contralto
  • throaty
  • alto
  • bass
  • low-pitched
  • contrabass
  • pitch
  • double-bass

Antonyms

  • small
  • little
  • mild
  • narrow

Etymology

  • hlaw (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • lowe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lowen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hlowan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

Sentences with low-down


1. Noun Phrase
Speed up to a vigorous pace for one minute and then slow down to a moderate pace for two minutes.

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