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Definition of "bowing" []

  • Present participle of bow. (bend) (verb)
  • The act of bending at the waist, as a sign of respect or greeting. (noun)
  • A bending. (noun)
  • A technique for bowing a musical instrument, such as a violin. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "bowing" in a sentence
  • "But what you call bowing and scraping is the outer sign of discipline, and its absence means the absence of discipline."
  • "Fourth, the President talks about transparency, but in bowing his head before right-wing members of the press who bring up the election results, he says nothing about the elections themselves and how bizarrely distorted they were by secret corporate spending enabled by a radically partisan Supreme Court."
  • "I am wondering if all of that bowing is going to disturb all of the botox Pelosi has floating around in her face."