Vaporous vs Lowering - What's the difference?

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Vaporous is a related term of lowering.

As adjectives the difference between vaporous and lowering

is that vaporous is relating to vapour; misty, foggy, obscure, insubstantial while lowering is that lowers or frowns.

As a verb lowering is


As a noun lowering is

the act of something being lowered.



Alternative forms

* vapourous


(en adjective)
  • Relating to vapour; misty, foggy, obscure, insubstantial.
  • * 1594, William Shakespeare, The Rape of Lucrece
  • O hateful, vaporous , and foggy night!
  • * 1605, Francis Bacon, The Advancement of Learning
  • So whosoever shall entertain high and vaporous imaginations, instead of a laborious and sober inquiry of truth, shall beget hopes and beliefs of strange and impossible shapes.




  • Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • That lowers or frowns.
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • The act of something being lowered.
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