adjective, noun, verb (used with or without object) South Midland U.S.
IT’S A WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ BONANZA!
Origin of lown1
Words nearby lown
Definition for lown (2 of 2)
Example sentences from the Web for lown
Doctors like Newman and Lown may be gaining a more prominent voice in the national conversation.PSA Testing, Like a Lot of Other Procedures, May Do More Harm Than Good, Some Doctors Argue|Casey Schwartz, Clark Merrefield|May 26, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The wind has died down, and through the lown midnight air I heard the Auld Kirk clock strike the hour of twelve.Betty Grier|Joseph Waugh
No want of lown places there, in which the creatures could lie with wool or hair unruffled among surrounding storms.
Why,” he exclaimed, in a lowered voice, “that lown tore your pretty shirtwaist!Mountain Blood|Joseph Hergesheimer