Prostrate in a sentence

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1. [adjective] Lying flat at full length along the ground.

She slipped on the icy road and found himself lying prostrate on the floor.

He lay prostrate, ready to ambush the invaders.

He prostrated himself and begged my pardon.

Having fainted, the man lay prostrate on the floor for two minutes.

She remained in her prostrate position with her eyes shut, breathing lightly .

2. [adjective] weak and helpless

He and his wife were prostrate with grief when this young man died suddenly of heart disease last May.

People were prostrate with fear as the enemy troops approached.

God commanded Iblis to prostrate himself before Adam.