- Lowbell Low"bell`, n. [Low a flame + bell.]
1. A bell used in fowling at night, to frighten birds, and,
with a sudden light, to make them fly into a net.
The fowler's lowbell robs the lark of sleep. --King. [1913 Webster]
2. A bell to be hung on the neck of a sheep. [1913 Webster]
A lowbell hung about a sheep's . . . neck. --Howell. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.