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Synonyms for loweringˈlaʊ ər ɪŋ, ˈlaʊər ɪŋ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lowering(noun)

    the act of causing to become less

    Synonyms:
    letting down

    Antonyms:
    clear

  2. lowering, letting down(adj)

    the act of causing something to move to a lower level

    Synonyms:
    letting down, lowering

    Antonyms:
    clear

  3. heavy, lowering, sullen, threatening(adj)

    darkened by clouds

    Synonyms:
    ominous, laboured, sullen, laborious, overweight, toilsome, intemperate, forbidding, with child(p), sound, dark, wakeless, dense, grueling, dour, heavy(p), threatening, grave, cloggy, heavy(a), large(p), baleful, clayey, enceinte, minatory, menacing, grievous, glowering, fleshy, sour, weighed down, hard, weighty, impenetrable, gruelling, expectant, lumbering, ponderous, backbreaking, sonorous, great(p), profound, operose, saturnine, heavy, arduous, big(a), labored, moody, morose, punishing, glum, gravid, big(p), minacious, lowering, leaden, sinister

    Antonyms:
    clear

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. lowering(a.)

    Synonyms:
    cloudy, clouded, overcast, lurid, murky

  2. lowering(n.)

    Synonyms:
    depression, diminution, reduction

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

reducing, reduction, reduce, decrease, decreasing, decline, diminishing, declining, cutting, lower


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