Other Words for Lower

Lower Noun Synonyms
let or move or bring or put down, drop
The drawbridge was lowered and the knights rode across. They lowered the coffin into the grave.

Lower Verb Synonyms
abase, debase, degrade, discredit, shame, disgrace, demean, belittle, humble, humiliate, stoop, deign, condescend
I wouldn't lower myself to so much as speak to him.

These primitive amphibians are from the Lower Carboniferous.

drop, reduce, decrease, mark down, discount, lessen, diminish, downgrade, cut, slash
Prices on all goods have been lowered.

turn down, quieten, moderate, modulate, soften, tone down
He lowered his voice to a whisper.

cut or lop off, cut or take down, reduce, diminish, crop, trim
We lowered the hedge by a foot.

further or farther down
My mother has a flat on a lower floor of the building.

More Words for Lower

Stoop / Humble / Shame / Cut / Trim / Drop

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