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bowed

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adjective \ˈbau̇d\

Definition of bowed

  1. 1 :  bent downward and forward <listened with bowed heads>

  2. 2 :  having the back and head inclined



Origin of bowed

past participle of 1bow


First Known Use: 14th century

Rhymes with bowed


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bowed

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adjective \ˈbōd\

Definition of bowed

  1. :  furnished with or shaped like a bow



Origin of bowed

partly from 3bow + -ed; partly from past participle of 4bow


First Known Use: 15th century

Rhymes with bowed



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