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(Biol.) Designating a part that leans or lies upon some other part or surface
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  1. (Biol.) Designating a part that leans or lies upon some other part or surface
  2. Resting; idle
  3. Lying down; reclining; leaning
Lying flat or at full length.
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  1. Lying flat or at full length.
  2. (Botany) Growing flat along the ground.
  3. Lying flat, prone, or supine
Having a tendency; inclined. Often used in combination:
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  1. Having a tendency; inclined. Often used in combination:
  2. Lying with the front or face downward.
  3. Lying flat or prostrate; in a horizontal position
Not glossy; matte:
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  1. Not glossy; matte:
  2. Having a relatively broad level surface in relation to thickness or depth:
  3. Having lost effervescence or sparkle:
Placed, operating, or acting chiefly in a direction parallel to the horizon
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  1. Placed, operating, or acting chiefly in a direction parallel to the horizon
  2. Parallel to the plane of the horizon; not vertical
  3. Perpendicular to the vertical; parallel to the plane of the horizon; level, flat.
False; not truthful
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  1. False; not truthful
  2. Disposed to or characterized by untruth:
Capable of being reclined, or moved into a more horizontal position.
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  1. Capable of being reclined, or moved into a more horizontal position.
Characterized by a lack of energy or interest:
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  1. Characterized by a lack of energy or interest:
  2. Lacking energy or disinclined to exert effort; lethargic:
  3. Lacking energy, enthusiasm, or liveliness.
Sluggish; dull; slow
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  1. Sluggish; dull; slow
  2. Without interest or spirit; listless; indifferent
  3. Lacking energy or disinclined to exert effort; listless:
Of, relating to, or being a solar heating or cooling system that uses no external mechanical power.
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  1. Of, relating to, or being a solar heating or cooling system that uses no external mechanical power.
  2. Accepting or submitting without objection or resistance; submissive:
  3. (Electronics) Exhibiting no gain or contributing no energy:

Synonym Study

  • Recumbent suggests a lying down or back in any position one might assume for rest or sleep she was recumbent on the chaise longue
  • Prostrate implies the position of one thrown or lying flat in a prone or supine position, as in great humility or complete submission, or because laid low the victim lay prostrate at his attacker's feet
  • Prone , in strict use, implies a position in which the front part of the body lies upon or faces the ground he fell prone upon the ground and drank from the brook
  • Supine implies a position in which one lies on one's back, and may suggest listlessness or passivity lying supine on the grass, gazing lazily at the clouds
Find another word for supine. In this page you can discover 13 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for supine, like: recumbent, prostrate, prone, flat, horizontal, lying, reclining, listless, languid, passive and lying.