bow down

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Synonyms for bow down

get into a prostrate position, as in submission


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bend one's knee or body, or lower one's head

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Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Mar 13 ( ANI ): Maharashtra's farmers on Monday said that it was their combined strength, which made the government bow down in front of them and accept their demands.
Talking to the media here Sunday, Shahi Syed said from the platform of APC, a message should be conveyed to the US that Pakistan would not bow down to any threats.
The new Zipwake Interceptors function like very short but wide trim tabs: Lowering the transom-mounted plates generates lift on the stern, bringing the bow down when getting on plane or cutting through chop.
General Secretary also claimed that JUI-F workers could not be bow down with any pressure.
LAHORE -- PML-N Punjab, President Pervaiz Malik Wednesday said that the government would not bow down before the terrorists and they would be defeated.
Junking the idea that yoga requires bowing down to Hindu deities or the sun, the Yoga guru said, "Yoga doesn't demand that you bow down to anyone.
Addressing guests at the event held in the grounds of London's Royal Hospital Chelsea yesterday, he said: "Physically, I bow down to these guys.
The launcher arm drops away only when you shoot, not when you let your bow down slowly.
In spite of the Ebola virus disease (EVD) outbreak threats, Kenya s national carrier Kenya Airways (KQ) has said it will not bow down to public demands to stop flying to the West Africa region.
I do not bow down in front of anyone, but I bow down in front of these children," said AteE- referring to the students participating in the festival.
President vowed, "We will never bow down and no one can make us bow down.
Let us bow down and remember that every person must have the strength and will to resist when freedom and democracy are at stake, to stand up for the original values, which Bulgaria's Constitution and traditions have long established," Mikov told at the ceremony, BGNES reports.
Some people really believe that they own the roads and everyone should bow down to them.
He said: "I'm really hopeful that all the competitors and all the supporters come out in droves and show some solidarity with the people of Boston, and show we're not going to bow down to terrorists.
That's cos The X Factor judge reckons Beyonce's new single Bow Down is pretty damn rubbish.