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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

    letting down


  2. lowering, letting down(adj)

    the act of causing something to move to a lower level

    letting down, lowering


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

    darkened by clouds

    "a heavy sky"

    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


Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. lowering(a.)

    cloudy, clouded, overcast, lurid, murky

  2. lowering(n.)

    depression, diminution, reduction

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

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

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