- Despicable; base: a low-down coward.
- a. Gloomy; depressed.b. Earthy; funky: a low-down blues song.
Correct information or details: “It's hard not to read this book as a riposte of sorts, although anyone expecting the low-down on the judging process … will be disappointed” ( Tom Shone )
(comparative more low-down, superlative most low-down)
- (idiomatic, slang, US) Of no value.
- down low, down-low