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English verb: cower

1. cower (motion) crouch or curl up

SamplesThey huddled outside in the rain.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s PP

Broader (hypernym)bend, bow, crouch, stoop

2. cower (motion) show submission or fear

Synonymscrawl, creep, cringe, fawn, grovel

Pattern of useSomebody ----s PP

Broader (hypernym)bend, flex

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