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bow viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (nod, lean forward in greeting)fazer reverência loc v int
 Instead of shaking hands, people in some Asian cultures prefer to bow.
 Em vez de apertar as mãos, as pessoas em algumas culturas asiáticas preferem fazer reverência.
bow to [sb] vi + prep (gesture respectfully)fazer uma reverência loc vt
 When greeting, Japanese people bow to each other as a sign of respect.
 Quando se cumprimentam, os Japoneses fazem uma reverência uns aos outros como sinal de respeito.
bow to [sth] viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." figurative (yield)render-se vp
 The director bowed to the parents' demands and retracted his new policy.
 O diretor rendeu-se às vontades dos pais e retirou sua nova política.
bow nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (greeting: inclined head, body)reverência sf
  mesura sf
 You must give a bow when you meet the king.
 Você deve fazer reverência quando encontrar o rei.
bow nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (weapon: fires arrows)arco sm
 A hunter's bow is often made of flexible wood.
 O arco de um caçador é geralmente feito de madeira flexível.
bow nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (curve, bend)curva, curvatura sf
 This branch has a very pronounced bow to it.
bow nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (rod for a stringed instrument)arco sm
 The violinist takes good care of her bow.
bow nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (decorative ribbon)laço sm
 After they wrapped the present, they put a bow on it.
 
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bow nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (front of a ship)proa sf
 The passengers gathered in the bow of the ship.
bow viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (curve downwards)curvar-se vp
 The tree branch bowed under the weight of the snow.
bow your head vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (lower: your head)inclinar vt
 The parishioners bowed their heads in prayer.
bow [sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (force to submit)dobrar vt
  obrigar, coagir vt
 The dictator bowed the people to his will.
bow [sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." usually passive (cause to stoop)curvar vt
 He walks with a stoop, bowed by age.
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bowman,
plural: bowmen
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(male archer)arqueiro sm
bowman,
bow
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
([sb]: rows at bow of boat)proeiro sm
  remador de proa loc sm
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bow and arrow nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors." (archery: weapon)arco e flecha loc sm
 The crossbow replaced the bow and arrow as a weapon.
bow down vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." (bend, kneel in respect)curvar-se vp
 She was asked to bow down in front of a statue of their god.
bow down before [sb] vi phrasal + prep literal (bow in deference to)curvar-se perante vp + prep
 It is customary to bow down before the Emperor of Japan.
bow down before [sb] vi phrasal + prep figurative (show deference to)curvar-se perante vp + prep
 He is so arrogant that he thinks everyone should bow down before him.
bow out vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." figurative, informal (withdraw)retirar-se vp
 Williams had to bow out of the race after suffering a leg injury.
bow tie nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (bow-shaped necktie)gravata-borboleta sf
Nota: A hyphen is used when the term is an adjective.
 Alan was wearing a bow tie.
bow-tie n as adjnoun as adjective: Describes another noun--for example, "boat race," "dogfood." (dinner, etc.: formal)formal adj
 He's been invited to a bow-tie dinner.
bowlegged (US),
bow-legged (UK)
advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
(with legs bending outwards)com as pernas arqueadas loc adv
 The cowboys in old movies always walk bowlegged.
bowman,
bow
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
([sb]: rows at bow of boat)proeiro sm
  remador de proa loc sm
hair bow nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (decorative hair tie) (laço decorativo para cabelo)laço de cabelo loc sm
take a bow v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (bow for applause) (receber aplausos)curvar-se vp
  (gesto social)fazer reverência vti
 At the end of a play it's customary for the actors to take a bow at the front of the stage.
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