Lowlier vs Slowlier - What's the difference?

lowlier | slowlier |


As an adjective lowlier

is (lowly).

As an adverb slowlier is

(uncommon).

lowlier

English

Adjective

(head)
  • (lowly)

  • lowly

    English

    Adjective

    (er)
  • Not high; not elevated in place; low.
  • * Dryden
  • lowly lands
  • Low in rank or social importance.
  • * Alexander Pope
  • One common right the great and lowly claims.
  • Not lofty or sublime; humble.
  • * Dryden
  • these rural poems, and their lowly strain
  • Having a low esteem of one's own worth; humble; meek; free from pride.
  • * Bible, Matthew xi. 29
  • Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me, for I am meek and lowly in heart.

    Adverb

    (en adverb)
  • In a low manner; humbly; meekly; modestly.
  • *, Bk.XXI, Ch.x:
  • *:And there was none of these other knyghtes but they redde in bookes and holpe for to synge Masse, and range bellys, and dyd lowly al maner of servyce.
  • In a low condition; meanly.
  • slowlier

    English

    Adverb

    (head)
  • (uncommon)