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to bend the knee or body or incline the head, as in reverence, submission, salutation, recognition, or acknowledgment. to yield; submit: to bow to the inevitable. to bend or curve downward; stoop: the pines bowed low. to bend or incline (the knee, body, or head) in worship, submission, respect, civility, agreement, etc.: He bowed his […]
a motorboat with an open bow provided with seating.
(in canoeing) a technique in which a paddler in the bow holds the paddle at an angle from the side of the bow, using it as a rudder to steer.
a saw having a narrow blade held at both ends by a bowed handle. Historical Examples Woodworking for Beginners Charles Gardner Wheeler Woodworking for Beginners Charles Gardner Wheeler