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Definition of low verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

low

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ləʊ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//loʊ//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they low
BrE BrE//ləʊ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//loʊ//
 
he / she / it lows
BrE BrE//ləʊz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//loʊz//
 
past simple lowed
BrE BrE//ləʊd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//loʊd//
 
past participle lowed
BrE BrE//ləʊd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//loʊd//
 
-ing form lowing
BrE BrE//ˈləʊɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈloʊɪŋ//
 
 
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[intransitive] (literary) when a cow lows, it makes a deep sound synonym moo Word Originverb Old English hlōwan, of Germanic origin; related to Dutch loeien, from an Indo-European root shared by Latin clamare ‘to shout’.
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