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lower1 to cause to move to a position below; let down. [6 definitions]
lower case Letters that are not capitals. In printing, the tray that holds these letters is called the lower case.
low tide the tide at its lowest water level, or the time when this happens.
loyal showing devotion and faithfulness to someone or something.
loyalty the condition of being faithful or loyal.
lozenge a small piece of hard candy that contains medicine. A lozenge is held in the mouth and sucked to ease a sore throat or cough.
lubricate to coat or supply with grease, oil, or another slippery substance.
luck the force believed to guide things which seem to happen to a person by chance. [2 definitions]
luckily by good fortune.
lucky resulting from or having good fortune.
lug1 to pull, lift, or carry with a great effort.
luggage suitcases, boxes, and bags for carrying one's things on trips; baggage.
lukewarm only slightly warm; tepid. [2 definitions]
lull to calm or cause to sleep. [2 definitions]
lullaby a song sung to put a child to sleep.
lumber1 logs cut into boards or beams for use in building.
lumber2 to move in a heavy, clumsy way.
lumberjack a person whose work is to cut down trees and deliver them to a lumber mill.
luminous giving off light; glowing.
lump a small mass or pile with no special shape; hunk. [4 definitions]
lunar of or having to do with the moon.