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  • v. Present participle of lower.
  • adj. That lowers or frowns.
  • n. The act of something being lowered.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Dark and threatening; gloomy; sullen.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Threatening a storm; cloudy overcast: as, a lowering sky.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the act of causing to become less
  • n. the act of causing something to move to a lower level
  • adj. darkened by clouds

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