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prostrate

Translation of prostrate in Italian:

adjective

British English: /ˈprɒstreɪt/
American English: /ˈprɑstreɪt/
  • 2 [figurative] (incapacitated)
    (nation, country, sick person)
    prostrato
    prostrate with grief
    prostrato per il dolore

transitive verb

British English: /prɒˈstreɪt/
American English: /ˈprɑstreɪt/
  • to be prostrated by
    essere prostrato da (illness, grief)

reflexive verb

British English: /prɒˈstreɪt/
American English: /ˈprɑstreɪt/
  • to prostrate oneself
    prostrarsi o prosternarsi (before davanti)

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