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low profile

Behavior or activity carried out with deliberate restraint or modesty so as not to attract attention: keep a low profile.

low′-pro′file′ adj.
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low profile

a. a position or attitude characterized by a deliberate avoidance of prominence or publicity
b. (as modifier): a low-profile approach.
(Automotive Engineering) (of a tyre) wide in relation to its height
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low′ pro′file

a deliberately inconspicuous or anonymous manner.
low′-pro′file, adj.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.low profile - a state of low visibility in which public notice is avoided; "he was never one to keep a low profile"
visibility, profile - degree of exposure to public notice; "that candidate does not have sufficient visibility to win an election"
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