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Meaning of LOWLINESS

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Low"li*ness\, n. [From {Lowly}.]
1. The state or quality of being lowly; humility; humbleness
   of mind.

         Walk . . . with all lowliness and meekness. --Eph.
                                               iv. 1, 2.

2. Low condition, especially as to manner of life.

         The lowliness of my fortune has not brought me to
         flatter vice.                         --Dryden.

 

 

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