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lacking high station or birth

of little distinction

having or expressing feelings of humility

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low or inferior in station or quality

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inferior in rank or status

used of unskilled work (especially domestic work)

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of low birth or station ('base' is archaic in this sense)

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TEHRAN (FNA)- Real Madrid CF's Liga title hopes took a huge blow as they conceded a late equaliser at lowly Real Valladolid CF in a game which saw Cristiano Ronaldo go off injured.
Second-placed Caernarfon Town were made to struggle agaisnt lowly Penrhyncoch.
SIR - Councillor James Pritchard (Letters, Feb 11) made a plea for understanding, so let's look at what Caerphilly Labour has done to the lowly paid.
Summary: Mouttahed Tripoli stayed hot on the coattails of fourth-placed Sagesse with a 94-77 win over lowly Hoops Club Wednesday.
Airbus came from behind to sink lowly Carmarthen with strikes from Craig Whitfield and Ian Sheridan (2) in a 3-1 win.
Blackpool needed the change of personnel after lowly Doncaster had taken the lead and control.
Despite their lowly position, Lewistown have beaten the top two sides in the last four days in a great end to their season.
There are, of course, many lowly paid workers in the private sector, just as in the public sector, but all of us pay one way or another for other people's retirement as well as our own.
The Paddocks also belied their lowly position in the table after Jamie Henders grabbed six in a 7-1 crushing of Eagle Cons to go into tomorrow's National Cup quarter-final at Southampton-based Knighton Arms FC brimming with confidence.
Second-from-top Caernarfon, Brian Jones 21-7, boosted their promotion ambitions with an 11-3 victory at Dyserth, Gary Davies 21-6, but lowly Bethesda came unstuck 11-3 at Minydon Park, 'Mac' McAllister 21-5 outshining Bethesda's Alun Williams 21-11.
Reserve Division 4 Mount A 1 Hade Edge 4 EDGE maintained their push for honours at lowly Mount.
The Station Road outfit have not looked back after a surprise defeat at the hands of lowly Shrewsbury at the start of July, seeing off Leamington Spa, Wolverhampton and Barnt Green in quick succession while winning the qualifying round of the Cockspur Club Twenty20 competition for good measure.
But on Sunday it beat lowly Payam of Mashhad 1-0 when Esteghlal's Brazilian striker Fabio Johnvario scored in the 41st minute.
NEW Marske kept up the breakneck pace in the title chase with a resounding 5-1 win over lowly East Durham United while current table toppers Newton Aycliffe edged to a 3-2 win over Hartlepool.
Summary: Reigning world champion Lewis Hamilton finished a lowly 16th on his return to competitive Formula One action.