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bow

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1. verb bend forwards to show respect2. verb lower head3. noun act of bowing4. noun respectful acknowledgement5. noun NAUT front part of ship
phrases
1 verb bend forwards to show respect INTRANSITIVEumhlaigh verb  c m uhe bowed before the king d'umhlaigh sé don ríshe bowed to her opponent chlaon sí i dtreo a céile comhraic 2 verb lower head TRANSITIVEcrom verb  c m ushe bowed her head in shame chrom sí a ceann le náire
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 noun act of bowingumhlú masc4  c m uclaonadh masc  c m uthey made a bow to each other d'umhlaigh siad dá chéile 4 noun respectful acknowledgementhis work makes a bow to Monet tá lorg Monet ar a shaothar 5 noun (also bows) NAUT front part of shiptosach masc1  c m uceann masc1  c m ugob masc1  c m u
phrases

to bow and scrape

pejorative bheith ag lútáil lebheith ag pláibistéireacht lebheith ag lí tóna very informalthey were bowing and scraping to the boss bhí siad ag lútáil leis an mbas, bhí siad ag lí thóin an bhas

to bow the knee to sb/sth

do ghlúin a fheacadh do dhuineumhlú do dhuinegéilleadh do dhuine

to take a bow

1 (also

to take your bow

) bow to audienceumhlaighthe musicians took their bow d'umhlaigh na ceoltóirí don lucht féachana, d'aithin na ceoltóirí an bualadh bos
2 receive praise or acknowledgementthe cast should take a bow tá moladh mór tuillte ag an bhfoireann