bow downvi 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)
eğilmek, öne eğilmek f.
(birisine) boyun eğmek f.
She was asked to bow down in front of a statue of their god.
bow outvi 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)
-den çekilmek f.
geri çekilmek f.
Williams had to bow out of the race after suffering a leg injury.
bow tiennoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
papyon kravat, papyon i.
Not: A hyphen is used when the term is an adjective.
Alan was wearing a bow tie.
bowlegged, UK: bow-leggedadjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
US (bandy, with legs bending outwards)
eğri bacaklı, çarpık bacaklı s.
Look at the way that woman walks; she's bowlegged. Children are naturally bow-legged until the age of three.
bowlegged, UK: bow-leggedadvadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
US (with legs bending outwards)
çarpık bacakla z.
The cowboys in old movies always walk bowlegged.
take a bowv exp
eğilerek selam vermek f.
alkışları/tebrikleri kabul etmek f.
At the end of a play it's customary for the actors to take a bow at the front of the stage.