alow

2

or a·lowe

[ uh-loh ]
/ əˈloʊ /
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adjective, adverb Northern British Dialect.

ablaze; aflame.

Nearby words

  1. alopecia totalis,
  2. alopecia universalis,
  3. alost,
  4. aloud,
  5. alouette,
  6. aloysius,
  7. alp,
  8. alpaca,
  9. alpena,
  10. alpenglow

Origin of alow

2
1150–1200; Middle English o loghe, a lowe; see a-1, low3

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alow

/ (əˈləʊ) /

adverb, adjective

(postpositive) nautical in or into the lower rigging of a vessel, near the deck
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