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bowed

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of bowed

  1. 1 bending downward or forward <the bowed branches of the weeping willow offered some protection from the rain> Synonyms nodding, bowing, declined, declining, descendant (also descendent), descending, drooping, droopy, hanging, hung, inclining, pendulous, sagging, stooping, weepingRelated Words floppy, limp; dangling, falling, pendent (or pendant), suspended; dipping, sinking, slumpingNear Antonyms erect, inflexible, rigid, stiff; elevated, raised, upraisedAntonyms unbending, upright

  2. 2 directed down <with bowed heads the mourners recited a prayer for the repose of her soul> Synonyms downcast, down, downward, loweredNear Antonyms elevated, lifted, raised, uplifted, upward




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of or relating to the heavens

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