Definitions and translations for "prostrate"

Definition of prostrate

Pronunciation
Adjective
1. Lying flat, facedown.
2. Emotionally devastated.
I told him you was prostrate with grief. — Mammy to Scarlett, Gone With the Wind.
3. Physically incapacitated from environmental exposure or debilitating disease.
He was prostrate from the extreme heat.
4. Trailing on the ground; procumbent.
Verb
5. (Often reflexive) To lie flat or facedown.
6. To throw oneself down in submission (also figuratively).
7. To cause to lie down, to flatten; (figuratively) to overcome or overpower.
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English - English - prostrate

Pronunciation
v. render powerless, subdue; bring down, cast down; lie flat, lie face down
adj. lying low, subjugated; beaten, defeated; helpless, defenseless, unprotected; exhausted, feeble, frail
v. prostrate, exhaust; subdue, cast down

English - Spanish - prostrate

Pronunciation
v. postrarse, arrodillarse; abatir, tumbar
adj. postrado, echado, prosternado; abatido; procumbente

English - French - prostrate

Pronunciation
v. coucher, étendre; abattre, renverser; accabler; se prostrer; se mettre à plat ventre; se prosterner
adj. prosterné, couché; abattu, accablé; prostré; épuisé; procombant; terrassé

English - German - prostrate

Pronunciation
v. niederwerfen; stürzen; niederstrecken
adj. niederwerfend; übermannt; hilflos; erschöpft

English - Indonesian - prostrate

Pronunciation
v. meniarapkan, menumbangkan, melemahkan
a. meniarap: yg meniarap, ditumbangkan: yg ditumbangkan, berdaya: tdk berdaya, lemah, letih lesu

English - Italian - prostrate

Pronunciation
v. (rifl) prostrarsi, inchinarsi profondamente, prosternarsi; stendere a terra, atterrare; abbassarsi, umiliarsi; (fig) sopraffare, ridurre all'impotenza; (Med) prostrare, debilitare
agg. prostrato, profondamente inchinato; steso a terra, abbattuto, atterrato; (fig) sopraffatto, affranto; umiliato; debilitato; (Bot) procombente

English - Polish - prostrate

Pronunciation
v. powalić, ostateczność: wyczerpać do ostateczności, wyczerpać, wyniszczać, twarz: padać na twarz, wyniszczyć
a. leżący plackiem, prostracja: będący w prostracji, zdruzgotany, złamany, przybity

English - Portuguese - prostrate

Pronunciation
v. prostrar, prosternar; demolir; derrubar; debilitar; arruinar
adj. prostrado; humilhado; aviltado; abatido; prosternado

English - Romanian - prostrate

Pronunciation
v. culca la pământ, doborî, copleşi, epuiza, umili: se umili
a. culcat la pământ, întins la pământ, epuizat, stors, târâtor, întins pe pământ

English - Russian - prostrate

Pronunciation
г. повергнуть, падать ниц, лежать ничком, унижаться, истощать, подавлять, подчинять, унижать
прил. распростертый, лежащий ничком; поверженный, попранный; обессиленный, изнеможенный; в прострации, стелющийся

English - Turkish - prostrate

Pronunciation
f. yere yatırmak, yere sermek, perişan etmek, yormak, halsiz bırakmak
s. yüzükoyun yatmış, perişan, yere serilmiş, bitkin, halsiz, ayağına kapanmış

English - Ukrainian - prostrate

Pronunciation
v. повалити, скинути, виснажувати, зломити
a. розпростертий, повалений, знеможений

English - Dutch - prostrate

Pronunciation
ww. ter aarde werpen, neerwerpen, omverwerpen, in het stof doen buigen; uitputten; in het stof buigen voor
bn. uitgestrekt, nedergeworpen, uitgeput

English - Greek - prostrate

Pronunciation
ρήμ. εξαπλώνω κάτω
επίθ. κατάκοιτος, μπρούντζος, εξηπλωμένος

English - Arabic - prostrate

Pronunciation
‏سقطه أرضا، سجد، إنبطح، خر، زل نفسه، غلب، نهك، سطح‏
‏ساجد، منبطح، متمدد، واهن، مهنك القوى‏

English - Chinese - prostrate

Pronunciation
(动) 弄倒, 使俯伏, 使屈服
(形) 拜倒的, 伏地的, 降伏的

English - Chinese - prostrate

Pronunciation
(動) 弄倒, 使俯伏, 使屈服
(形) 拜倒的, 伏地的, 降伏的

English - Hindi - prostrate

Pronunciation
a. दंडवत पड़ा हुआ, पराजित, गिराया हुआ

English - Japanese - prostrate

Pronunciation
(形) うつぶせになった; ひれ伏した; 力を失った; 疲れ果てた
(動) うつぶせにする; 打ちひしぐ; 征服する

English - Korean - prostrate

Pronunciation
동. 넘어뜨리다, 기를 죽이다
형. 엎드린, 굴종을 나타내어 엎드린, 패배한, 상실한, 의기 따위를 상실한, 사기 따위를 상실한, 포복성의

English - Vietnamese - prostrate

Pronunciation
v. làm suy nhược, trải nằm dài, liệt nhược
a. nằm dài, nằm phủ phục, lạy, mệt lã, suy nhược, liệt nhược, bò trên mặt đất
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Synonyms for prostrate
1. exhausted: spent, worn out, tired, bushed, whipped
2. supine: flat, prone, recumbent
3. overcome: defenceless, overpowered, beaten, weak, crushed, humbled
4. deferential: submissive, docile, subservient, obedient, passive, resigned, accepting
5. abase: bow, crawl, yield, surrender, obey, give in, grovel
6. overthrow: reduce, throw down, floor, overcome, defeat, destroy, wreck
Verb forms for prostrate
Present participle: prostrating
Present: prostrate (3.person: prostrates)
Past: prostrated
Future: will prostrate
Present conditional: would prostrate
Present Perfect: have prostrated (3.person: has prostrated)
Past Perfect: had prostrated
Future Perfect: will have prostrated
Past conditional: would have prostrated