Adjective(1) low or inferior in station or quality(2) inferior in rank or status(3) used of unskilled work (especially domestic work(4) of low birth or station (`base' is archaic in this sense, or lowly
(1) From the lowly clerk, to the highly placed minister, everyone is corrupt.(2) Johnny, too, believes the country community has been given a lowly status by politicians.(3) Despite their relatively lowly beginnings, however, all have even greater power than their predecessors.(4) ├ö├ç├┐That discussion is not for tonight,├ö├ç├û he said lowly and continued eating.(5) He whispered so lowly it's amazing I even heard him.(6) He heard his name being called and bowed lowly for everyone to see, but he kept his eyes on her.(7) The UK remains a relatively lowly taxed country compared with its European partners.(8) In lowly expressed genes, gene expression noise may cause a gene's expression level to dip below levels necessary for proper biological functions.(9) He growled lowly , but then nodded toward her and gestured briskly toward the stage.(10) We're lowly freshman, at the hands of the seniors.(11) In the last of the quarter-finals Castleford belied their lowly position to defeat Scarborough.(12) Artists might live in a patron's household, as lowly servant or close companion.(13) I mean after all wasn't Jesus a humble lowly carpenter!(14) He did well to desist: it is impossible to imagine him as the crushed, shuffling Willy Loman, a tragic hero designed for a lowly democratic society.(15) For a lowly freshman she sure had a lot of excess attitude.(16) Certainly they rarely showed any sign of looking like champions after a good opening spell, as Kirkcaldy showed a fighting spirit which belied their lowly status.
1. humble ::
2. small ::
3. baseborn ::
4. menial ::
5. lower-ranking ::
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They give the great a chance at glory,
and the LOWLY a respite from their woes.
Game of Thrones Season 1, Episode 4
Gee, even the LOWLY
The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 1
...as a LOWLY graduate student.
The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 6
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