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 (lou′ə-rē) also lour·y (lour′ē)
Cloudy and dark; overcast.


(ˈlaʊ ə ri, ˈlaʊər i)

dark; threatening: a lowery sky.
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Characterized by or expressive of a foreboding somberness:
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This Braithwaite Lowery, I knew his father, lost in the Lively off Greenland in `20, or Andrew Woodhouse, drowned in the same seas in 1777, or John Paxton, drowned off Cape Farewell a year later, or old John Rawlings, whose grandfather sailed with me, drowned in the Gulf of Finland in `50.
Having put the matter clearly, we find it puzzling that Professor Lowery implies that we deny the complexity and decomposability of governance--"a denial of Herbert Simon's analysis of the architecture of complexity," as he puts it--by describing our book as having a "rather narrow conception of the varied purposes of public management research, the nature of governance, and the varied uses of research design.
HOLLYWOOD Actors-turned-scribes Andrew Lowery and Andrew Miller have closed a guaranteed two-picture deal with Miramax Films worth more than $1 million.
Joseph Lowery, president of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference notes that right-wing intolerance leads not only to black church burnings but to gay-bashings as well.
City Forester Jay Lowery, who has overseen the work since Atlanta was awarded the Games in 1991, says, at times it was like taking down a forest to make way for a parking lot.
The idea isn't to completely eliminate packaging materials," says Tom Lowery, director of engineering for Ethan Allen's Eastern Distribution Center, Newtown, Conn.
A song dedicated to Bradley Lowery which is raising money to build a holiday home for poorly children is set to be released.
Bradley's devoted mum Gemma Lowery posted a emotional tribute to Frankie on The Bradley Lowery Foundation Facebook page.
Brave Bradley Lowery captured hearts across the world as he faced up to cancer with a smile on his face.
FOOTBALL fans of all colours turned out to honour Bradley Lowery at a special charity match at Goodison.
A HOST of stars played in a charity match in memory of Bradley Lowery in front of 12,000 fans yesterday.