Part of speech:
Lower is defined as in a lesser or inferior place, or something less in quality or value.
(Countable) One who is subordinate.
Lacking an essential quality or element:
Of ordinary or undistinguished quality.
Being lower; being beneath something.
The definition of an assistant is a person in a work setting who is inferior in rank and whose job it is to perform duties for someone else.
Possessing some quality, or having been subject to some operation (as substitution), in the second degree; as, a secondary salt, a secondary amine, etc. Compare primary.
Smaller, less, or less important
Lower in rank or shorter in length of tenure:
Not in accord with notions of good English; nonstandard.
One of lesser rank or authority than another; a subordinate.
A lazy or shiftless person, especially one who seeks to live solely by the support of others.
The quality of being a competitive disadvantage.
The definition of extraordinary is something or someone that is unusual, exceptional or remarkable.
(Programming) Of, or relating to a treatment like that for a first-class citizen.
(Music) Relating to or being a minor scale.
Not adequate in quality or quantity; inferior:
The definition of menial describes something that doesn't require much skill or thought.
Located beneath or below; lower or under:
Being less than optimal
An individual or group that assists or functions in a supporting capacity:
Base is defined as the lowest part of something or the part which supports the rest.
A smaller amount
A favorite, esp. one who is a fawning, servile follower: term of contempt
Something of inferior quality; a cheap imitation.
The part or side below or under.
One that is not the equal of another.
That which is worst
Presuming to be or suggesting that one is morally or socially better than others; disdainful or supercilious.
Most satisfactory, suitable, or useful; most desirable:
Healthier or more fit than before:
Ranked near the beginning of an ascending series or scale:
(Sports) Relating or belonging to a minor league.
Narrow in outlook; petty:
Insignificant or unimportant; minor:
Of inferior quality or value
Of low or lower quality
Common or poor in appearance; shabby:
Designating or of accommodations next below the best
Clothed with ragged, much worn, or soiled garments.
(Informal) As a surplus; in excess; extra
A character set, printed, or written above and immediately to one side of another:
(--- Historical) A person forced to work off a debt or to perform penal servitude
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