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She pitied herself,—that lowest ebb of melancholy self-consciousness.

As he stood on the lowest step, their eyes were almost level.

A method taken by all corrupters, from old Satan, to the lowest of his servants.

Between the highest and the lowest schools there is a like call for hand-craft.

The lowest class of all were the servi, or serfs, who corresponded to the Saxon theows.

But here, within the Polar circle, what is the lowest degree?

He was in the secrets of my heart, and in the lowest soundings of my soul—he!

At the lowest mark, the balance will be even, and there'll be no obligation at all.

The love of popularity seized him—popularity on the lowest scale!

The souls of the principal characters are probed to their lowest depths.

WORD ORIGIN

c.1200, laghesst, superlative of lah (see low (adj.)).

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