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Noun
Being laid face down (prone)
Noun
The action of inclining the body or head
Noun
The action of ceasing to resist an opponent or demand
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The state of being submissive, or submitting, to the demands of others
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An act or instance of drooping; a limp or weary attitude
Adjective
Bending or hanging downward or forward
Adjective
Deferential, groveling
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Adjective
Turning
Verb
Present participle for to bend the head or upper part of the body as a sign of respect, greeting, or shame
“From a field, the horses observe the great monuments, and, indeed, they bow before it.”
Verb
Present participle for to bend or distort in shape due to physical pressure
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“The walls will tend to bow under the force of the sustained wind pressure.”
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Present participle for to deviate from a course or straight line
“The river would begin to bow gently to the north before reaching the sea.”
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Present participle for to submit to pressure or demands
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“Who else but a brute would order his armies to subdue citizens who refuse to bow to his demands?”
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Present participle for to adopt a position where the knees are bent and the upper body is brought forward and down, typically in order to avoid detection or to defend oneself
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Present participle for to touch the forehead to the ground in deference
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Present participle for bend or hang downwards limply
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Present participle for to set up, establish or initiate (something)
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Present participle for to move up and/or down, either in a single motion or repeatedly
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Present participle for to act in a subservient or submissive manner
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Present participle for be subjected to
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Present participle for to be in, or move into, a sloping position
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Present participle for leap or spring while supporting or propelling oneself with one or both hands or with the help of a pole
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(based on instrument used) Present participle for to produce music
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Present participle for to address or meet with expressions of friendliness or welcome
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Present participle for to greet with friendly words or gestures of respect, such as bowing
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