bow down


bow down

/bau/ v. (D; intr.) to bow down to

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['baʊ'daʊn]
(D; intr.) to bow down to

Combinatory dictionary. 2013.

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  • bow down to — ˌbow ˈdown to [transitive] [present tense I/you/we/they bow down to he/she/it bows down to present participle bowing down to past tense …   Useful english dictionary

  • bow down to — bow down (to (someone/something)) to obey someone or something. The old man expects me to bow down to him, but I won t do it. Etymology: based on the literal meaning of bow down (= to show obedience or respect by bending the head down or the body …   New idioms dictionary

  • bow down — (to (someone/something)) to obey someone or something. The old man expects me to bow down to him, but I won t do it. Etymology: based on the literal meaning of bow down (= to show obedience or respect by bending the head down or the body forward) …   New idioms dictionary

  • Bow Down — est le premier album du groupe de gangsta rap Westside Connection. Il est sorti en 1996. Liste des morceaux # Titre Producteur(s) Temps 1 World Domination (Intro) *Interlude* 1:16 2 Bow Down Bud da 3:27 3 Gangstas Make the World Go Round …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bow Down — Infobox Album| Name = Bow Down Type = studio Artist = Westside Connection Released = October 22, 1996 Recorded = 1996 Genre = West Coast hip hop, Gangsta rap Length = 48:07 Label = Priority, Lench Mob Producer = Ice Cube Cedric Samson QDIII Binky …   Wikipedia

  • bow down to — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms bow down to : present tense I/you/we/they bow down to he/she/it bows down to present participle bowing down to past tense bowed down to past participle bowed down to bow down to someone to show respect to… …   English dictionary

  • bow down — 1) PHRASAL VERB: oft with brd neg If you refuse to bow down to another person, you refuse to show them respect or to behave in a way which you think would make you seem weaker or less important than them. [V P to n] We should not have to bow down …   English dictionary

  • bow down — verb 1. get into a prostrate position, as in submission (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑prostrate • Derivationally related forms: ↑prostration (for: ↑prostrate) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • bow down — v. bend down …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Bow Down to Washington — is the official fight song of the University of Washington. It was written by Lester Wilson in 1915 for a competition requesting a new song for the university; the competition, sponsored by The Daily, had a grand prize of US$25 (the equivalent of …   Wikipedia


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