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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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Blyth are at lowly Spittal Rovers and Haltwhistle, who slipped up in midweek, travel to Burradon.
The 24 teams were divided into two pots, with the 12 lowly ranked teams being placed in pot two while the 12 highly ranked amongst the groups going into pot one.
The second reason for Wolverhampton's lowly place is outrageous - "low entry standards, meaning a large number of undergraduate students joined the university with a low UCAS tariff score".
Clean Seas has proposed to relaunch its kingfish farms in the waters off Point Lowly. The operation involves farming kingfish at sea before harvesting them for sale.
Third-placed Blyth Spartans Reserves edged past lowly Newcastle East End 2-0, Louis Anderson with an early goal and Liam Shanley adding the second.
But the lowly visitors levelled through Xabier Etxeita, only for Benzema to settle the game with a stunning 89th-minute strike.
Lowly aggressive tumors reflected PTCs with no histopathological properties of tumor aggressiveness, and highly aggressive PTC lesions with no hobnail variants had histopathological characteristics of tumor aggressiveness; the third group included hobnail variant PTC lesions.
4 as they take on lowly rivals in the NCAA men's basketball tournament today at the Filoil Flying V Center in San Juan.
Blackwood are eight points behind after their thumping 138-run home win over lowly Barry Athletic.
He has cast down the mighty from their thrones, and has lifted up the lowly. He has filled the hungry with good things, and the rich he has sent away empty.
In his letter, 'Get on with the 'kangaroo trial''(3/3/18), George del Mar recalled the case of a 'lowly court employee who failed to disclose an extra income from a market stall in the paltry sum of about P1,000 per month.' That minimum-wage earner was dismissed by the Supreme Court without mercy for such omission.
On this 12th day of Christmas, we can be challenged by the realization that one theme runs through the Nativity stories: Jesus came to the lowly as one of their own.
LAHORE -- Pakistan are set to play more than 120 Test, ODIs and T20 InterAnationals under the new Future Tours Programme (FTP) being finalised by the ICC, including 80 per cent against strong teams and 20 per cent against lowly outfits, Dawn has learnt.
"We have named it Lowly the Lorry, after children's book character Lowly the Worm."