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Synonyms for prostrate
ˈprɒs treɪtpros·trate

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Wiktionary

  1. prostrateadjective

    Lying flat, facedown.

    Antonyms:
    supine

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. prostrate

    Synonyms:
    fallen, flat, procumbent, lifeless, ruined, overpowered, oppressed, prone

    Antonyms:
    risen, vertical, erect, upright, reinvigorated, revived, restored

Princeton's WordNet

  1. flat, prostrateadjective

    stretched out and lying at full length along the ground

    "found himself lying flat on the floor"

    Synonyms:
    plane, savourless, flavorless, categoric, matt, insipid, level, monotonic, compressed, flat, unconditional, prone, matted, vapid, categorical, monotonous, two-dimensional, matte, monotone, savorless, bland, mat, flavourless

    Antonyms:
    erect, vertical, upright

  2. prone, prostrateverb

    lying face downward

    Synonyms:
    flat, prone

    Antonyms:
    upright, erect, vertical

  3. prostrate, bow downverb

    get into a prostrate position, as in submission

    Synonyms:
    bow down, bow

    Antonyms:
    upright, erect, vertical

  4. prostrateverb

    render helpless or defenseless

    "They prostrated the enemy"

    Synonyms:
    bow down

    Antonyms:
    erect, upright, vertical

  5. prostrateverb

    throw down flat, as on the ground

    "She prostrated herself with frustration"

    Synonyms:
    bow down

    Antonyms:
    erect, vertical, upright

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. prostrateadjective

    Synonyms:
    prostrated, prone, stretched out

  2. prostrateadjective

    Synonyms:
    exhausted, fainting, sinking, overcome

  3. prostrateverb

    Synonyms:
    overthrow, overturn, level, fell, demolish, destroy, ruin, throw down, lay flat, bring to the ground

  4. prostrateverb

    Synonyms:
    exhaust, reduce, overcome, depress, bring low

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "prostrate":

    prostate

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How to use prostrate in a sentence?

  1. Donald McEachin:

    So the question becomes, 'Why is this young man prostrate on a Charlottesville sidewalk beaten like a dog?'.

  2. John Calvin:

    It is said that this idol provoked to jealousy, because the Jews by erecting this idol trod under foot their God, or at least endeavored to prostrate his glory.”

  3. Bharavi:

    As drops of bitter medicine, though minute, may have a salutary force, so words, though few and painful, uttered seasonably, may rouse the prostrate energies of those who meet misfortune with despondency.


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