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(ˈlaʊrɪ) or


(Animals) another name for lory


1. (Biography) L(awrence) S(tephen). 1887–1976, English painter, noted for his bleak northern industrial scenes, often containing primitive or stylized figures
2. (Biography) (Clarence) Malcolm. 1909–57, British novelist and writer, best known for his semiautobiographical novel Under the Volcano (1947)
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Noun1.Lowry - English painter (1887-1976)
2.Lowry - English novelist (1909-1957)
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Three years after failing to convert a four-shot lead in the US Open at Oakmont, Lowry took the same advantage into the last day of the first Open staged outside Scotland or England since Max Faulkner triumphed at Portrush in 1951, but almost lost a huge chunk of it on the opening hole.
PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland The outcome was never in doubt to just about everyone but Shane Lowry.
After a nervous pulled iron shot into the rough and a second shot which found a greenside bunker, Lowry was left with a 6ft putt for a bogey as Fleetwood lined up a birdie attempt from similar range.
One such time Lowry came down on himself was during last year's Open, when he sacked his longtime caddie Dermot Byrne following an opening 74 and went on to miss the cut for the fourth year in succession.
Toronto guard Kyle Lowry wanted the Golden State Warriors' executive who shoved him during a National Basketball Association (NBA) Finals game ousted from the league.
Golden State Warriors investor Mark Stevens was banned from NBA games and team activities for a year and fined $500,000 after shoving and cursing at Toronto guard Kyle Lowry in an NBA Finals game, the league announced Thursday.
Lowry has now been to the NBA Finals - and knows what winning a game in the title series is like, too.
A jury at the Central Criminal Court also heard evidence of his financial arrangements with Mary Lowry, from whom he leased a Co Tipperary farm.
There is no certainty on whether they will still have Kawhi Leonard after this season, and there are some parties who believe that the Raptors may opt to clean house 6 including trade Kyle Lowry to start from scratch.
The drawing, titled Thoughtful Man, is by the artist LS Lowry who lived in Cheshire but frequently visited the North East coast on holiday breaks.
Jeff Lowry says his is a typical "bootstrap story." To others it might be considered working your way up or paying your dues.
LS Lowry Chance to own a Lowry original at the AC Gallery ARTS lovers have the chance to buy Lowry originals in Huddersfield this weekend.