bowed

Definitions of bowed
  1. adjective
    forming or resembling an arch
    synonyms: arced, arched, arching, arciform, arcuate
    curved, curving
    having or marked by a curve or smoothly rounded bend
  2. adjective
    have legs that curve outward at the knees
    synonyms: bandy, bandy-legged, bowleg, bowlegged
    unfit
    not in good physical or mental condition; out of condition
  3. adjective
    of a stringed instrument; sounded by stroking with a bow
    Synonyms:
    arco
    (of instruments in the violin family) to be played with the bow
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    Antonyms:
    plucked
    of a stringed instrument; sounded with the fingers or a plectrum
    pizzicato
    (of instruments in the violin family) to be plucked with the finger
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  4. adjective
    showing an excessively deferential manner
    synonyms: bowing
    submissive
    inclined or willing to submit to orders or wishes of others or showing such inclination
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