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Synonyms for lower

Synonyms for lower

to wrinkle one's brow, as in thought, puzzlement, or displeasure

to stare fixedly and angrily

the act of wrinkling the brow, as in thought, puzzlement, or displeasure

a fixed angry stare

to cause to descend

to decrease, as in length or amount, by or as if by severing or excising

to bring oneself down to a lower level of behavior

Synonyms for lower

the lower of two berths

move something or somebody to a lower position

set lower

make lower or quieter

cause to drop or sink


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look angry or sullen, wrinkle one's forehead, as if to signal disapproval

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