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bow

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1 to cease resistance (as to another's arguments, demands, or control)
  • The mayor bowed to the will of the voters.
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say uncle, throw in the towel (also throw in the sponge)

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2 to give up and cease resistance (as to a liking, temptation, or habit)
  • bowed to the craving for fresh coffee
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bow

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1 to turn away from a straight line or course
  • The river bows gently to the north before it reaches the sea.
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2 to cause to turn away from a straight line
  • You'll have to gently bow the strip of wood in order to fit it in.
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bow

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something that curves or is curved
  • Her full lips form a pair of perfect bows.
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