There are 2 main translations of lower in French:

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lower 1

British English: /ˈləʊə/
American English: /ˈloʊ(ə)r/

comparative adjective

  • (deck, jaw, level, lip, part, price)
    a pain in the lower back
    une douleur au bas du dos

transitive verb

  • 1 (bring down)
    (barrier, blind, curtain, flag, newspaper, rifle)
    (Construction) (ceiling)
    to lower one's eyes/head/arms
    baisser les yeux/la tête/les bras
    to lower somebody/something into
    descendre quelqu'un/quelque chose dans
    (hole)
    to lower somebody/something onto
    descendre quelqu'un/quelque chose sur
    (roof, boat)
  • 3 (abolish)
    (trade barrier)
  • 4 (Nautical)
    (sail)
    mettre [quelque chose] à la mer
    (lifeboat)
    (mast)
    the lifeboats were lowered into the sea
    les canots de sauvetage ont été mis à la mer

reflexive verb

  • to lower oneself 1.1 (demean oneself)
    s'abaisser
    1.2 (sit carefully) See examples: to lower oneself into
    entrer lentement dans
    (bath)
    s'asseoir précautionneusement dans
    (chair)

Phrasal verbs

lower down

lower [something] down, lower down [something]
(parcel, stretcher)

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There are 2 main translations of lower in French:

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lower 3
British English: /ˈləʊə/
American English: /ˈlaʊ(ə)r/

intransitive verb

  • [literary] (frown)
    prendre un air comminatoire
    at avec

also: lowering present participle adjective

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