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lowering

[lou-er-ing, louuh r-ing] /ˈlaʊ ər ɪŋ, ˈlaʊər ɪŋ/
adjective
1.
dark and threatening, as the sky, clouds, or weather; overcast; gloomy:
lowering skies.
2.
frowning or sullen, as the face or gaze; scowling; angry.
Also, louring.
Origin
1300-1350
1300-50; Middle English louring. See lower2, -ing2
Related forms
loweringly, adverb
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