prostrate


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Synonyms for prostrate

prostrate yourself

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  • bow down to
  • submit to
  • kneel to
  • cringe before
  • grovel before
  • fall at someone's feet
  • bow before
  • kowtow to
  • bend the knee to
  • abase yourself before
  • cast yourself before
  • fall on your knees before

Synonyms for prostrate

to affect deeply or completely, as with emotion

Synonyms for prostrate

get into a prostrate position, as in submission

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render helpless or defenseless

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throw down flat, as on the ground

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stretched out and lying at full length along the ground

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lying face downward

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References in classic literature ?
But God laughs at the presumption of man, who wants to raise and prostrate the powers on earth without consulting the King above; and the fickleness and caprice of the Dutch combined with the terror inspired by Louis XIV.
He was going down the room again, in "Dexter's Leap-frog," flying over the prostrate chairs.
Men, women children, all lay prostrate like ears of corn under a tempest.
The hyenas halted a few yards from the prostrate Tarzan, sniffing and growling.
With a kick he sent the beast howling after its companion, and springing to the side of the prostrate witch-doctor, dragged him to his feet.
With thy laughter wilt thou frighten and prostrate them: fainting and recovering will demonstrate thy power over them.
He was almost a skeleton when they put him on board the Ramchunder East Indiaman, Captain Bragg, from Calcutta, touching at Madras, and so weak and prostrate that his friend who had tended him through his illness prophesied that the honest Major would never survive the voyage, and that he would pass some morning, shrouded in flag and hammock, over the ship's side, and carrying down to the sea with him the relic that he wore at his heart.
Sikes clenched his teeth; took one look around; threw over the prostrate form of Oliver, the cape in which he had been hurriedly muffled; ran along the front of the hedge, as if to distract the attention of those behind, from the spot where the boy lay; paused, for a second, before another hedge which met it at right angles; and whirling his pistol high into the air, cleared it at a bound, and was gone.
Trembling in every joint, from cold and exhaustion, he made an effort to stand upright; but, shuddering from head to foot, fell prostrate on the ground.
Pilgrims either walk or prostrate or roll during the last stretch of the pilgrimage.
Gurgaon, Aug 6 ( ANI ): Almost fifty percent of the men over 60 years suffer from benign prostatic hyperplasia, (BPH) commonly known as enlarged prostrate.
IT'S A MALE contraceptive that can prevent baldness, regenerate hair and prevent prostrate cancer.
CARDIFF athletics legend Colin Jackson revealed he has a one-in-four chance of getting prostrate cancer.
The annual charity event Movember raised PS22 million for prostrate cancer treatment in the UK last year but Movember doesn't actively promote prevention - the key issue.
He arranged an appointment at the Freeman Hospital where after a number of tests they found I had an aggressive prostrate cancer.