1. prostrate, bow down, lie down, lie

usage: get into a prostrate position, as in submission

2. bow, bow down, gesticulate, gesture, motion

usage: bend one's knee or body, or lower one's head; "He bowed before the King"; "She bowed her head in shame"


1. bowed down(predicate), loaded down(predicate), overburdened, weighed down(predicate), burdened (vs. unburdened)

usage: heavily burdened with work or cares; "bowed down with troubles"; "found himself loaded down with responsibilities"; "overburdened social workers"; "weighed down with cares"

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