Usage examples for lowers

  1. The addition of a solute such as sugar, whose solution is not ionizable, and therefore does not conduct electricity, lowers the vapour tension of the solution in proportion to the molecular concentration of the solute. – The Mechanism of Life by Stéphane Leduc
  2. When attacking an enemy, the rhinoceros lowers its head and rushes forward like an angry goat. – New National Fourth Reader by Charles J. Barnes and J. Marshall Hawkes
  3. When all the broad expansion, bright with day, Glows with the autumnal or the summer ray, The summer and the autumn glow in vain, The sky for ever lowers for ever clouds remain. – The Odyssey of Homer by Homer, translated by Alexander Pope