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  • 1 bow — bow; bow·darc; bow·den; bow·dich·ia; bow·ditch; bow·dock; bow·el·less; bow·en·ite; bow·en s; bow·er barff; bow·er·ly; bow·et; bow·grace; bow·ing·ly; bow·kail; bow·legged; bow·less; bow·line; bow·man s; bow·ser; bow·sprit; bow·stave; bow·ster;… …

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  • 2 Bow — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. {{{image}}}   Sigles d une seule lettre   Sigles de deux lettres > Sigles de trois lettres …

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  • 3 bow — Ⅰ. bow [1] ► NOUN 1) a knot tied with two loops and two loose ends. 2) a weapon for shooting arrows, made of curved wood joined at both ends by a taut string. 3) a rod with horsehair stretched along its length, used for playing some stringed… …

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  • 4 Bow — may refer to: NOTOC *Bow (weapon) (pronounced IPA|boʊ), an archery weapon that uses elasticity to propel arrows *Bowing (social) (pronounced IPA|baʊ), to lower the head or the upper body *Bow (ship) (pronounced IPA|baʊ), the foremost point of the …

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  • 5 bow — bow1 [bou] vi. [ME bouen < OE bugan, to bend < IE base * bheugh , to bend > Ger biegen; the BOW1 n. is 17th c.] 1. Dial. to bend or stoop 2. to bend down one s head or bend one s body in respect, agreement, worship, recognition, etc. 3.… …

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  • 6 bow|er — bow|er1 «BOW uhr», noun, verb. –n. 1. a shelter of leafy branches. 2. an arbor. 3. a dwelling, especially a rustic abode. 4. Archaic. a bedroom. –v.t. to embower; enclose. ╂[Old English būr dwelling] –bow´er|like´, adjective …

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  • 7 Bow — (b[=o]), n. [OE. bowe, boge, AS. boga, fr. AS. b[=u]gan to bend; akin to D. boog, G. bogen, Icel. bogi. See {Bow}, v. t.] [1913 Webster] 1. Anything bent, or in the form of a curve, as the rainbow. [1913 Webster] I do set my bow in the cloud. Gen …

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  • 8 Bow — bezeichnet: Clara Bow (1905–1965), US amerikanische Schauspielerin Bow (London), Stadtteil im London Borough of Tower Hamlets Bow (New Hampshire), Ort in den Vereinigten Staaten Bow (Washington), Ort in den Vereinigten Staaten BOW steht für:… …

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  • 9 Bow — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Bow puede referirse a: Geografía Bow, río canadiense. Bow, distrito londinense. Personas Clara Bow, actriz estadounidense de principios del siglo XX. Bow Wow, rapero estadounidense. Otros E bow, arco electrónico.… …

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  • 10 Bow — (b[=o]), n. [Icel. b[=o]gr shoulder, bow of a ship. See {Bough}.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Naut.) The bending or rounded part of a ship forward; the stream or prow. [1913 Webster] 2. (Naut.) One who rows in the forward part of a boat; the bow oar.… …

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  • 11 bow to — ˈbow to [transitive] [present tense I/you/we/they bow to he/she/it bows to present participle bowing to past tense bowed to past participle …

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  • 12 Bow — (bou), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bowed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bowing}.] [OE. bowen, bogen, bugen, AS. b[=u]gan (generally v. i.); akin to D. buigen, OHG. biogan, G. biegen, beugen, Icel. boginn bent, beygja to bend, Sw. b[ o]ja, Dan. b[ o]ie, bugne, Coth …

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  • 13 Bow|er|y — bow|er|y1 «BOW uhr ee», adjective. 1. like a bower; leafy; shady. 2. containing bowers. ╂[< bower1 + y1] bow|er|y2 «BOW uhr ee», noun, plural er|ies …

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  • 14 bow|er|y — bow|er|y1 «BOW uhr ee», adjective. 1. like a bower; leafy; shady. 2. containing bowers. ╂[< bower1 + y1] bow|er|y2 «BOW uhr ee», noun, plural er|ies …

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  • 15 Bow — (bou), v. i. 1. To bend; to curve. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] 2. To stop. [Archaic] [1913 Webster] They stoop, they bow down together. Is. xlvi. 2? [1913 Webster] 3. To bend the head, knee, or body, in token of reverence or submission; often with down …

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  • 16 Bow — (b[=o]), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Bowed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bowing}.] To play (music) with a bow. v. i. To manage the bow. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 17 bow — [n1] bend from waist angle, arc, arch, bend, bending, bob, curtsy, curvation, curvature, curve, flection, flexure, genuflection, inclination, kowtow*, nod, obeisance, round, salaam, turn, turning; concepts 154,201 Ant. straighten bow [n2] front… …

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  • 18 Bow — (bou), n. An inclination of the head, or a bending of the body, in token of reverence, respect, civility, or submission; an obeisance; as, a bow of deep humility. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 19 bow — vb defer, *yield, submit, capitulate, succumb, relent, cave bow n arc, arch, *curve bow vb *flex, crook, buckle Analogous words: bend, *curve, twist …

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  • 20 bow to — (something) to accept something without really wanting to. The government says it will not bow to pressure to allow untested drugs to be used …

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