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English verb: lour

1. lour (change) set lower


SamplesLower a rating.
Lower expectations.


Synonymslower


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)devalue


Narrower (hyponym)derate, subdue, subordinate

2. lour (change) make lower or quieter


SamplesTurn down the volume of a radio.


Synonymslower, turn down


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)decrease, lessen, minify

3. lour (body) look angry or sullen, wrinkle one's forehead, as if to signal disapproval


Synonymsfrown, glower, lower


Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP


Broader (hypernym)grimace, make a face, pull a face


Narrower (hyponym)scowl









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