Results for prostrate

Definitions of prostrate:

part of speech: adjective

Thrown forwards on the ground: lying at length: lying at mercy: bent in adoration.

part of speech: adjective

Lying at full length; extended on the ground; stretched out; lying at another's mercy.

part of speech: verb

To lay flat or at length; to throw down; to demolish; to fall down in adoration; to bow in humble reverence; to reduce totally or exhaust, as the strength.

part of speech: adjective

Lying at length; extended on the ground; lying at mercy, as a suppliant; thrown down in the humblest adoration.

part of speech: verb transitive

To throw forwards on the ground: to lay flat: to overthrow: to sink totally: to bow in humble reverence.

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