from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- v. Variant of lower1.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To be dark, gloomy, and threatening, as clouds; to be covered with dark and threatening clouds, as the sky; to show threatening signs of approach, as a tempest.
- v. To frown; to look sullen.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An Asiatic sardine (Clupea Neohowii), valued for its oil.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- See lower.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. look angry or sullen, wrinkle one's forehead, as if to signal disapproval
- v. make lower or quieter
- v. set lower
From Middle English lour ("sad or frowning countenance"), louren ("to frown or scowl; to be dark or overcast; look askant, mistrust; wither, fade, droop; lurk, skulk") (Wiktionary)