from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Having, working under, or exerting little pressure.
- adj. Relaxed in attitude, nature, or style; easygoing: a low-pressure lifestyle; a low-pressure personality.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. The opposite of high-pressure, defined by contrast. Uses include: A low-pressure zone in meteorology, a low-pressure steam pipe (which is not as dangerous as a high-pressure one).
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Having, employing, or exerting, a low degree of pressure.
- adj. same as easygoing, 4.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Working with a low degree of steam-pressure: as, a low-pressure engine. See low pressure, under pressure.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. not forceful
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