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1. lower-class

adjective. occupying the lowest socioeconomic position in a society.

Synonyms

  • upper-lower-class
  • lowborn
  • working-class
  • blue-collar
  • position
  • low-class
  • proletarian
  • wage-earning
  • status
  • propertyless

Antonyms

  • middle-class
  • upper-class
  • white-collar
  • skilled

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Example sentences of the word lower-limit


1. Noun Phrase
The dipstick has upper and lower limit markings on it.

2. limit

noun. ['ˈlɪmət'] the greatest possible degree of something.

Synonyms

  • bound
  • absoluteness
  • utmost
  • maximum
  • verge
  • extent
  • brink
  • starkness
  • utterness
  • level best
  • boundary
  • thermal barrier
  • uttermost
  • heat barrier

Antonyms

  • derestrict
  • unfasten
  • inactivity
  • powerlessness

Etymology

  • limiten (Latin)
  • limiter (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. limit

verb. ['ˈlɪmət'] place limits on (extent or access).

Synonyms

  • clamp down
  • cramp
  • control
  • cumber
  • hamper
  • restrain
  • moderate
  • gate
  • tie
  • baffle
  • contain
  • mark off
  • draw the line
  • tighten
  • hold
  • throttle
  • restrict
  • bound
  • hold in
  • strangle
  • check
  • trammel
  • confine
  • halter
  • reduce
  • crack down
  • regulate
  • harness
  • mark out
  • constrain
  • tighten up
  • draw a line
  • stiffen
  • encumber
  • inhibit
  • rein
  • rule

Antonyms

  • attack
  • stay
  • unscrew
  • deny

Etymology

  • limiten (Latin)
  • limiter (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. lower

verb. ['ˈloʊɝ'] move something or somebody to a lower position.

Synonyms

  • descend
  • bring down
  • go down
  • depress
  • take down
  • incline
  • fall
  • come down
  • dip
  • get down
  • reef
  • displace
  • move

Antonyms

  • ascend
  • rise
  • be born
  • vernal equinox

Etymology

  • lowren (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. limit

verb. ['ˈlɪmət'] restrict or confine, "I limit you to two visits to the pub a day".

Synonyms

  • lessen
  • delimit
  • keep down
  • cut back
  • circumscribe
  • demarcate
  • curtail
  • restrict
  • decrease
  • confine
  • ration
  • minify
  • content
  • delimitate
  • number
  • hold down
  • cap

Antonyms

  • disagree
  • lose
  • discontinue
  • let go of

Etymology

  • limiten (Latin)
  • limiter (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. lower

verb. ['ˈloʊɝ'] set lower.

Synonyms

  • lour
  • subdue
  • devalue
  • derate

Antonyms

  • ascent
  • natural depression
  • indispose
  • accelerate

Etymology

  • lowren (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. limit

noun. ['ˈlɪmət'] final or latest limiting point.

Synonyms

  • ending
  • end
  • terminal point

Antonyms

  • beginning
  • disconnect
  • disjoin
  • detach

Etymology

  • limiten (Latin)
  • limiter (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

8. limit

noun. ['ˈlɪmət'] the boundary of a specific area.

Synonyms

  • lower limit
  • bound
  • edge
  • city limit
  • three-mile limit
  • bounds
  • demarcation
  • boundary
  • demarcation line
  • upper limit

Antonyms

  • indiscipline
  • intemperance
  • unskillfulness
  • unbridle

Etymology

  • limiten (Latin)
  • limiter (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

9. limit

noun. ['ˈlɪmət'] as far as something can go.

Synonyms

  • maximum
  • minimum
  • extremity
  • range

Antonyms

  • maximum
  • advantage
  • enable
  • encourage

Etymology

  • limiten (Latin)
  • limiter (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

10. lower

verb. ['ˈloʊɝ'] make lower or quieter.

Synonyms

  • turn down
  • decrease
  • lessen
  • minify

Antonyms

  • encourage
  • elate
  • strengthen
  • humanize

Etymology

  • lowren (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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