Antonyms of noun low

1 of 4 senses of low

Sense 3
low -- (a low level or position or degree; "the stock market fell to a new low")
       Antonym of high (Sense 1)
      => high -- (a lofty level or position or degree; "summer temperatures reached an all-time high")

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun low

4 senses of low

Sense 1
low, depression -- (an air mass of lower pressure; often brings precipitation; "a low moved in over night bringing sleet and snow")
       => air mass -- (a large body of air with uniform characteristics horizontally)

Sense 2
Low, David Low, Sir David Low, Sir David Alexander Cecil Low -- (British political cartoonist (born in New Zealand) who created the character Colonel Blimp (1891-1963))
       INSTANCE OF=> cartoonist -- (a person who draws cartoons)

Sense 3
low -- (a low level or position or degree; "the stock market fell to a new low")
       => degree, grade, level -- (a position on a scale of intensity or amount or quality; "a moderate grade of intelligence"; "a high level of care is required"; "it is all a matter of degree")

Sense 4
first gear, first, low gear, low -- (the lowest forward gear ratio in the gear box of a motor vehicle; used to start a car moving)
       => gear, gear mechanism -- (a mechanism for transmitting motion for some specific purpose (as the steering gear of a vehicle))

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb low

1 sense of low

Sense 1
moo, low -- (make a low noise, characteristic of bovines)
       => utter, emit, let out, let loose -- (express audibly; utter sounds (not necessarily words); "She let out a big heavy sigh"; "He uttered strange sounds that nobody could understand")

Antonyms of adj low

10 senses of low

Sense 1
low (vs. high) -- (less than normal in degree or intensity or amount; "low prices"; "the reservoir is low")

high (vs. low) -- (greater than normal in degree or intensity or amount; "a high temperature"; "a high price"; "the high point of his career"; "high risks"; "has high hopes"; "the river is high"; "he has a high opinion of himself")
        => advanced -- (at a higher level in training or knowledge or skill; "an advanced degree"; "an advanced text in physics"; "special seminars for small groups of advanced students at the University")
        => broad (prenominal), full (prenominal) -- (being at a peak or culminating point; "broad daylight"; "full summer")
        => graduate (prenominal), postgraduate -- (of or relating to studies beyond a bachelor's degree; "graduate courses")
        => higher (prenominal) -- (of education beyond the secondary level; "higher education"; "higher learning")
        => higher (prenominal) -- (advanced in complexity or elaboration; "higher finance"; "higher mathematics")
        => last, utmost -- (highest in extent or degree; "to the last measure of human endurance"; "whether they were accomplices in the last degree or a lesser one was...to be determined individually")
        => soaring -- (ascending to a level markedly higher than the usual; "soaring prices")

Sense 2
low (vs. high) -- (literal meanings; being at or having a relatively small elevation or upward extension; "low ceilings"; "low clouds"; "low hills"; "the sun is low"; "low furniture"; "a low bow")

high (vs. low) -- ((literal meaning) being at or having a relatively great or specific elevation or upward extension (sometimes used in combinations like `knee-high'); "a high mountain"; "high ceilings"; "high buildings"; "a high forehead"; "a high incline"; "a foot high")
        => altitudinous -- (indefinitely high; lofty)
        => commanding, dominating, overlooking -- (used of a height or viewpoint; "a commanding view of the ocean"; "looked up at the castle dominating the countryside"; "the balcony overlooking the ballroom")
        => eminent, lofty, soaring, towering -- (of imposing height; especially standing out above others; "an eminent peak"; "lofty mountains"; "the soaring spires of the cathedral"; "towering icebergs")
        => high-level, high-altitude -- (occurring at or from a relative high altitude; "high-level bombing")
        => high-stepped, high-stepping -- (having or moving with a high step; "his high-stepped stride"; "a high-stepping horse")
        => high-top, high-topped -- ((of shoes or boots) having relatively high uppers)
        => steep -- (of a slope; set at a high angle; "note the steep incline"; "a steep roof sheds snow")
        => upper -- (higher in place or position; "the upper bunk"; "in the upper center of the picture"; "the upper stories")

Sense 3
low, low-toned -- (very low in volume; "a low murmur"; "the low-toned murmur of the surf")

INDIRECT (VIA soft) -> loud -- (characterized by or producing sound of great volume or intensity; "a group of loud children"; "loud thunder"; "her voice was too loud"; "loud trombones")

Sense 4
low -- (unrefined in character; "low comedy")

INDIRECT (VIA unrefined) -> refined -- ((used of persons and their behavior) cultivated and genteel; "she was delicate and refined and unused to hardship"; "refined people with refined taste")

Sense 5
low (vs. high), low-pitched -- (used of sounds and voices; low in pitch or frequency)

high (vs. low), high-pitched -- (used of sounds and voices; high in pitch or frequency)
        => adenoidal, pinched, nasal -- (sounding as if the nose were pinched; "a whining nasal voice")
        => altissimo -- (very high)
        => alto -- ((of a musical instrument) second highest member of a group; "alto clarinet or recorder")
        => countertenor, alto -- (of or being the highest male voice; having a range above that of tenor)
        => falsetto -- (artificially high; above the normal voice range; "a falsetto voice")
        => peaky, spiky -- (having or as if having especially high-pitched spots; "absence of peaky highs and beefed-up bass")
        => shrill, sharp -- (having or emitting a high-pitched and sharp tone or tones ; "a shrill whistle"; "a shrill gaiety")
        => screaky, screechy, squeaking, squeaky, squealing -- (having or making a high-pitched sound such as that made by a mouse or a rusty hinge)
        => soprano, treble -- (having or denoting a high range; "soprano voice"; "soprano sax"; "the boy still had a fine treble voice"; "the treble clef")
        => sopranino -- (higher in range than soprano; "a sopranino recorder")
        => tenor -- (of or close in range to the highest natural adult male voice; "tenor voice")
        => tenor -- ((of a musical instrument) intermediate between alto and baritone or bass; "a tenor sax")

Sense 6
abject, low, low-down, miserable, scummy, scurvy -- (of the most contemptible kind; "abject cowardice"; "a low stunt to pull"; "a low-down sneak"; "his miserable treatment of his family"; "You miserable skunk!"; "a scummy rabble"; "a scurvy trick")

INDIRECT (VIA contemptible) -> estimable -- (deserving of respect or high regard)

Sense 7
humble, low, lowly, modest, small -- (low or inferior in station or quality; "a humble cottage"; "a lowly parish priest"; "a modest man of the people"; "small beginnings")

INDIRECT (VIA inferior) -> superior -- (of or characteristic of high rank or importance; "a superior ruler")

Sense 8
depleted, low -- (no longer sufficient; "supplies are low"; "our funds are depleted")

INDIRECT (VIA insufficient) -> sufficient -- (of a quantity that can fulfill a need or requirement but without being abundant; "sufficient food")

Sense 9
broken, crushed, humbled, humiliated, low -- (subdued or brought low in condition or status; "brought low"; "a broken man"; "his broken spirit")

INDIRECT (VIA humble) -> proud -- (feeling self-respect or pleasure in something by which you measure your self-worth; or being a reason for pride; "proud parents"; "proud of his accomplishments"; "a proud moment"; "proud to serve his country"; "a proud name"; "proud princes")

Sense 10
gloomy, grim, blue, depressed, dispirited, down (predicate), downcast, downhearted, down in the mouth, low, low-spirited -- (filled with melancholy and despondency ; "gloomy at the thought of what he had to face"; "gloomy predictions"; "a gloomy silence"; "took a grim view of the economy"; "the darkening mood"; "lonely and blue in a strange city"; "depressed by the loss of his job"; "a dispirited and resigned expression on her face"; "downcast after his defeat"; "feeling discouraged and downhearted")

INDIRECT (VIA dejected) -> elated -- (exultantly proud and joyful; in high spirits; "the elated winner"; "felt elated and excited")

Similarity of adj low

10 senses of low

Sense 1
low (vs. high) -- (less than normal in degree or intensity or amount; "low prices"; "the reservoir is low")
       => debased, devalued, degraded -- (lowered in value; "the dollar is low"; "a debased currency")
       => depressed, down (predicate) -- (lower than previously; "the market is depressed"; "prices are down")
       => low-level -- (not intense; "low-level radiation")
       => reduced, rock-bottom -- (well below normal (especially in price))
          Also See-> inferior#1

Sense 2
low (vs. high) -- (literal meanings; being at or having a relatively small elevation or upward extension; "low ceilings"; "low clouds"; "low hills"; "the sun is low"; "low furniture"; "a low bow")
       => deep -- (with head or back bent low; "a deep bow")
       => low-growing, flat-growing, ground-hugging -- (of plants that grow relatively low to the ground)
       => low-level, low-altitude -- (occurring at a relatively low altitude; "a low-level strafing run")
       => low-lying -- (having a small elevation above the ground or horizon or sea level; "low-lying clouds")
       => lowset, low-set -- (lower than average; "lowset ears"; "a stocky low-set animal")
       => nether, under -- (located below or beneath something else; "nether garments"; "the under parts of a machine")
       => squat, underslung -- (having a low center of gravity; built low to the ground)
          Also See-> down#1; inferior#1; short#3, little#6

Sense 3
low, low-toned -- (very low in volume; "a low murmur"; "the low-toned murmur of the surf")
       => soft (vs. loud) -- ((of sound) relatively low in volume; "soft voices"; "soft music")

Sense 4
low -- (unrefined in character; "low comedy")
       => unrefined (vs. refined) -- ((used of persons and their behavior) not refined; uncouth; "how can a refined girl be drawn to such an unrefined man?")

Sense 5
low (vs. high), low-pitched -- (used of sounds and voices; low in pitch or frequency)
       => alto, contralto -- (of or being the lowest female voice)
       => baritone -- (lower in range than tenor and higher than bass; "a baritone voice"; "baritone oboe")
       => bass, deep -- (having or denoting a low vocal or instrumental range; "a deep voice"; "a bass voice is lower than a baritone voice"; "a bass clarinet")
       => contrabass, double-bass -- (pitched an octave below normal bass instrumental or vocal range; "contrabass or double-bass clarinet")
       => throaty -- (sounding as if pronounced low in the throat; "a rich throaty voice")

Sense 6
abject, low, low-down, miserable, scummy, scurvy -- (of the most contemptible kind; "abject cowardice"; "a low stunt to pull"; "a low-down sneak"; "his miserable treatment of his family"; "You miserable skunk!"; "a scummy rabble"; "a scurvy trick")
       => contemptible (vs. estimable) -- (deserving of contempt or scorn)

Sense 7
humble, low, lowly, modest, small -- (low or inferior in station or quality; "a humble cottage"; "a lowly parish priest"; "a modest man of the people"; "small beginnings")
       => inferior (vs. superior) -- (of or characteristic of low rank or importance)

Sense 8
depleted, low -- (no longer sufficient; "supplies are low"; "our funds are depleted")
       => insufficient (vs. sufficient), deficient -- (of a quantity not able to fulfill a need or requirement; "insufficient funds")

Sense 9
broken, crushed, humbled, humiliated, low -- (subdued or brought low in condition or status; "brought low"; "a broken man"; "his broken spirit")
       => humble (vs. proud) -- (marked by meekness or modesty; not arrogant or prideful; "a humble apology"; "essentially humble...and self-effacing, he achieved the highest formal honors and distinctions"- B.K.Malinowski)

Sense 10
gloomy, grim, blue, depressed, dispirited, down (predicate), downcast, downhearted, down in the mouth, low, low-spirited -- (filled with melancholy and despondency ; "gloomy at the thought of what he had to face"; "gloomy predictions"; "a gloomy silence"; "took a grim view of the economy"; "the darkening mood"; "lonely and blue in a strange city"; "depressed by the loss of his job"; "a dispirited and resigned expression on her face"; "downcast after his defeat"; "feeling discouraged and downhearted")
       => dejected (vs. elated) -- (affected or marked by low spirits; "is dejected but trying to look cheerful")

Synonyms of adv low

1 sense of low

Sense 1
low -- (in a low position; near the ground; "the branches hung low")

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