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low-key

Pronunciation: /ˈləʊˈkiː/
Pronunciation: /-d/
low-keyed

Translation of low-key in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • [speech/tone] mesurado, medido; [ceremony] sencillo, discreto a low-key police presence una discreta presencia policial
    Example sentences
    • Burley preached possession but his low-key, modest personality encouraged supporters to give others the credit.
    • On the contrary, it was clear that they enjoyed a modest, low-key life-style.
    • The celebrations are expected to be modest and low-key, a reflection of the falling economic fortunes of the territory.

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