Part of speech:
showing an excessively deferential manner
Having the form of an arch; curved
Bent or curved outward; bowed
Deviating from a straight line
(Geometry, art) Formed by curved lines.
Extending continuously in the same direction without curving:
have legs that curve outward at the knees
Forming an arch
Having the form of a bow; curved.
To yield; to submit; to bend, as by compulsion; to assume a position of humility or subjection.
To bend servilely or timidly; cringe.
To give one's consent, often at the insistence of another:
(Law) To submit to the opinion or desire of another in respect to their judgment or authority.
To allow oneself to be subjected to something:
To give up (an advantage, for example) to another; concede:
To divert or deflect:
To put a knot or bow in:
To give way (to); yield; submit
To stem a ski or both skis, as in making a turn.
To honor by performing a prescribed act or gesture, such as dipping the flag, firing cannons, or raising the right hand to the forehead, as a mark of military, naval, or official respect
To put or throw flat with the face down, as in submission or adoration:
To turn over; upset:
To be guided by; submit to the control of
To cause (something injurious or harmful), as to a person, group, or area:
(Geology) To form bends in (a stratum of rock).
To lower, turn, or bend (the head, body, etc.) suddenly, as in avoiding a blow or in hiding
To slope downward; decline:
To proceed or move by crowding or pressing:
To interfere with; thwart or obstruct:
The definition of abase means to make someone lower, either by making him feel humiliated or by actually demoting his position.
The definition of acquiesce means to give in or go along with something without protesting, even if you don't really want to.
(Law) To effectuate a surrender of.
Kneel is defined as to rest on one or both knees.
To cower is defined as to duck down, crouch or hide in fear.
To move or act in a bobbing manner; move suddenly or jerkily
To bend or round into a hump; arch.
To continue along or turn at an angle or by angles:
To get the better of by superior power; make helpless; subdue
To fight is defined as to participate in a physical or verbal disagreement, or to face something and struggle through it.
To move upwards.
To refuse to cooperate with, submit to, etc.
To be in front of or prior to in order:
To yield or grant (a privilege or right, for example).
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