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Synonyms for lowering
ˈlaʊ ər ɪŋ, ˈlaʊər ɪŋ

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  1. lowering

    Synonyms:
    dark, threatening, gloomy, murky, lurid, overcast

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

    Antonyms:
    clear

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

    darkened by clouds

    "a heavy sky"

    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, leaden, sinister

    Antonyms:
    clear

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. lowering(a.)

    Synonyms:
    cloudy, clouded, overcast, lurid, murky

  2. lowering(n.)

    Synonyms:
    depression, diminution, reduction

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. lowering(a)

    Synonyms:
    threatening, dark, sullen

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How to use lowering in a sentence?

  1. Bruce Neal:

    Patients with sleep apnea, who are often at increased cardiovascular risk, need rigorous management with other indicated therapies, such as blood pressure lowering, statins, and antithrombotic drugs, i think the most interesting finding of the meta-analysis is that the best estimate of the effect of obstructive sleep apnea treatment on risk of major adverse cardiovascular events is very similar to the reduction in risk seen with aspirin, beta-blockers, or statin medications.

  2. Arif Husain:

    The political costs for lowering these subsidies will be lower (now that oil prices have dropped), this money should be freed up for rural infrastructure, public services and irrigation projects.

  3. Alex Castelli:

    Ultimately, the success of Lyft's and Uber IPO's offerings will be judged based on post-IPO performance and how these companies can sustain their growth, while moving toward profitability and lowering their cash burn.

  4. Bernard Baumohl:

    The biggest folly is the belief that lowering interest rates by 25 or 50 bp will do anything to revive the economy, don't ask the Federal Reserve to bail out the economy, because they're not going to be able to do it this time.

  5. Bernie Sanders:

    Instead of answering my questions or lowering the price of this drug, they've hired a lobbying firm, it is now clear that some patients are rationing their supply of Firdapse because they cannot afford to cover the outrageous cost of the drug, which they used to receive at no cost.

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