Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: to prostrate

sich niederwerfen
in die Knie gehen
auf die Knie fallen
sich zu Boden werfen
zu Boden werfen
zusammenbrechen lassen {v} (bez. Erschöpfung, Krankheit, Angst, Schock)
kollabieren lassen {v} (bez. Erschöpfung, Krankheit, Angst, Schock)
niederschmettern {v} (psychisch bedingt)
(sehr) mitnehmen {v} (erschöpfen)
(sehr) zusetzen {v} (erschöpfen)


Had he forced her to prostrate herself to the ground all night, had he beaten her or made her fetch wood or water, it would never have entered her mind to think her position hard; but this loving despot—the more cruel because he loved her and for that reason tormented himself and her—knew how not merely to hurt and humiliate her deliberately, but to show her that she was always to blame for everything.
To make one’s coulpe means to prostrate one’s self flat on one’s face during the office in front of the prioress until the latter, who is never called anything but our mother, notifies the culprit by a slight tap of her foot against the wood of her stall that she can rise.
If there be no friendly arm to check us, or if we fail in a sudden effort to prostrate ourselves backward from the abyss, we plunge, and are destroyed.
I was forced to wait above an hour for the tide; and then observing the wind very fortunately bearing toward the island to which I intended to steer my course, I took a second leave of my master: but as I was going to prostrate myself to kiss his hoof, he did me the honour to raise it gently to my mouth.

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sich niederwerfen to prostrate
Kriechende Mahonie {f} [bot.] prostrate barberry (Mahonia repens)
sich zu Boden werfen to prostrate
vor Erschöpfung kollabieren to prostrate with fatigue
Deutscher Backenklee {m} [bot.] prostrate Canary clover {s} (Dorycnium germanicum)
in die Knie gehen to prostrate
ausgestreckt {adj.} (mit dem Gesicht nach unten liegend) prostrate
erschöpfen to prostrate with fatigue
Seidenhaarbackenklee {m} [bot.] prostrate Canary clover {s} (Dorycnium germanicum)
auf die Knie fallen to prostrate