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English adjective: low-down

1. low-down of the most contemptible kind

SamplesAbject cowardice.
A low stunt to pull.
A low-down sneak.
His miserable treatment of his family.
You miserable skunk!.
A scummy rabble.
A scurvy trick.

Synonymsabject, low, miserable, scummy, scurvy



2. low-down (of jazz) having the soulful feeling of early blues



Domain categoryjazz


English noun: low-down

1. low-down (communication) slang terms for inside information

SamplesIs that the straight dope?.

Synonymsdope, poop, the skinny

Broader (hypernym)details, inside information

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