Synonyms and Antonyms for bow-wood

1. bow wood (n.)

small shrubby deciduous yellowwood tree of south central United States having spines, glossy dark green leaves and an inedible fruit that resembles an orange; its hard orange-colored wood used for bows by Native Americans; frequently planted as boundary hedge


4. bow (v.)

bend one's knee or body, or lower one's head

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5. bow (n.)

a knot with two loops and loose ends; used to tie shoelaces

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6. bow (v.)

yield to another's wish or opinion

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7. bow (n.)

a slightly curved piece of resilient wood with taut horsehair strands; used in playing certain stringed instruments

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8. bow (n.)

a weapon for shooting arrows, composed of a curved piece of resilient wood with a taut cord to propel the arrow

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9. bow (n.)

front part of a vessel or aircraft

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10. bow (v.)

bend the head or the upper part of the body in a gesture of respect or greeting

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