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  1. prostrate, bow downverb

    get into a prostrate position, as in submission

    Synonyms:
    bow, prostrate

  2. bow, bow downverb

    bend one's knee or body, or lower one's head

    "He bowed before the King"; "She bowed her head in shame"

    Synonyms:
    give in, prostrate, bow, stoop, submit, accede, bend, crouch, defer

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Editors Contribution5.0 / 1 vote

  1. genuflectverb

    extreme form of formal bowing which includes kneeling on one knee

    Submitted by graham1618 on April 13, 2022  

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How to use bow down in a sentence?

  1. Manasseh Sogavare:

    I’m not going to bow down to anyone. We are intact, the government’s intact and we’re going to defend democracy.

  2. Georgians Leadership Fund:

    Georgia needs a governor who won’t bow down to the woke mob and who’s willing to make waves to get things done. Brian Kemp failed Georgia. David Perdue will be our next governor.

  3. Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu:

    If they are going to take a filibustering stance, we will not allow parliament to be jammed up and will not bow down to threats.

  4. Ted Cruz:

    Our constitutional liberties should not be subject to the whims of the current administration, and – whether Hobby Lobby or the Little Sisters of the Poor – people of faith should not be made to bow down at the altar of political correctness.

  5. Rob Ryser:

    At the end of time I want my art to stand up and my soul to bow down.


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