[ doun-loh ]
/ ˈdaʊnˈloʊ /
of or pertaining to men who secretly or discreetly have sex with other men: She once dated a down-low guy.
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- (of a man) secretly or discreetly engaging in sex with other men.
- secret; discreet: Okay I'll tell you, but keep it on the down-low.
on the down low,
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