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The euro fell to a new low against the dollar yesterday.
Share prices hit an all-time low.
Overnight lows will be around 5 degrees Celsius.
He's experienced all the highs and lows of an actor's life.
The game was one of the all-time lows in the club's history.
Child molesters are the lowest of the low, even to other criminals.
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a generation … who are balancing working life with caring for both their teenage children and elderly parents
a small African animal that lives in trees. It has a long tail and very large eyes and ears.
to gossip or share personal information with someone …
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Definition of low from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.