1. anything low profile or to be kept in secrecy, especially in the realm of personal relationships.
2. any information to be kept private and between select parties, either in business, sports or personal relations.
1. I just met this new girl, but we're keeping it on the DL, until we're sure about each other.
2. I severely injured my ankle during practice, but let's keep it on the down low, so as to not alert the press.
3. This new talent of yours presents a style that is extremely rare, sign her up and let's keep it on the low, until all deals are signed.
A phrase used by an adult attempting to use young slang, while failing to realize that the correct phrase is "down low"
Denise's Mom: Oh, ya it's all cool. Lena doesn't know so keep it on the low down kay?
Denise's Mom: keep it on the low down because Lena doesn't know
Denise: its keep it on the down low, mom. you are so lame.
giving someone the down low is telling them what happened or telling them the secret
yeah, heres the down low about today
an expression used to keep things secretive. d-low is short for down low.
yo keep that money on the d low, we dont need everybody knowing how much we have.
An event in which guys on the down low try to act macho to hide their homosexuality. A bunch of guys get together to drink beer or camp or whatever. As soon as one of them calls it "mancation" it's turns into one big homorgy (homo orgy).
straight guy: hey wanna go camping with me and the boyz this weekend.
down low guy: oh, you mean a mancation weekend?
straight guy: NO!!! We're just going camping. No russian cookies, no hot-carl's, no rusty trombones, no searching for inner children. Just camping...
A word to describe a state of keeping on the low and not to have your name in everyones mouth. Low key is also a state of which someone does not want to be talked about or be heaty.
for example if someone is too heaty or has too much beef and is too "known" they might get advice to keep low key for a while
wow elaine your so low key ! how do you do it?
damn elaine your so heatscore you gotta keep on the down low, you know what i mean? like LOW KEY !
(noun) - ghetto version of partner used by black men on the "down low" to describe the other man they have sex with while not pretending to be straight.
"Friday nights I go out with my chick to keep up appearances but on Saturdays I go out on the down low with my patnah".