Definition of bow

You can find definition of bow below. Words can have several meanings depending on the context. Their meaning may vary depending on where they are used. Please choose approriate definition according to part of speech and context. We have found 14 different definitions of bow. bow is a 3 letter word. It starts with b and ends with w.

  • bow

    noun artifact

    a knot with two loops and loose ends; used to tie shoelaces

  • bow

    noun artifact

    a slightly curved piece of resilient wood with taut horsehair strands; used in playing certain stringed instruments

  • bow

    noun artifact

    front part of a vessel or aircraft

  • bow

    noun artifact

    a weapon for shooting arrows, composed of a curved piece of resilient wood with a taut cord to propel the arrow

  • bow

    noun shape

    something curved in shape

  • bow

    noun communication

    bending the head or body or knee as a sign of reverence or submission or shame or greeting

  • bow

    noun communication

    an appearance by actors or performers at the end of the concert or play in order to acknowledge the applause of the audience

  • bow

    noun artifact

    a decorative interlacing of ribbons

  • bow

    noun act

    a stroke with a curved piece of wood with taut horsehair strands that is used in playing stringed instruments

  • bow

    verb communication

    bend one's knee or body, or lower one's head

  • submit

    verb communication

    yield to another's wish or opinion

  • bow

    verb motion

    bend the head or the upper part of the body in a gesture of respect or greeting

  • crouch

    verb motion

    bend one's back forward from the waist on down

  • bow

    verb creation

    play on a string instrument with a bow

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