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bow2

bow2

 
pronunciation:
bo
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a weapon used for shooting arrows. A bow is made of a thin, curved piece of wood or other material with a tight string between the two ends.
He went hunting with a bow and arrow.
 
definition 2: a knot that is easy to make loose, or a knot used for decoration.
My little boy is learning to tie his shoes with a bow now.Let's use a red bow on this present.
 
similar words:
knot
derivation: bowedness (n.)
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