Synonyms of prostrate in English:

prostrate


See definition of prostrate

adjective

1‘they surged forward around the prostrate figure on the ground’

SYNONYMS
prone, lying flat, lying down, flat, stretched out, spreadeagled, sprawling, horizontal, recumbent, on one's front
rare procumbent
ANTONYMS

upright

2‘his wife was prostrate with shock’

SYNONYMS
overwhelmed, overcome, overpowered, brought to one's knees, crushed, stunned, dazed
speechless, helpless, paralysed, laid low, impotent
informal hit for six, knocked for six

3‘the fever which had just left me prostrate’

SYNONYMS
worn out, exhausted, fatigued, tired out, overtired, weary, sapped, dog-tired, spent, drained, played out, debilitated, enervated, low
informal all in, done, done in, done up, dead, dead beat, dead tired, dead on one's feet, ready to drop, fagged out, bushed, whacked, worn to a frazzle, burnt-out
British informal knackered
North American informal pooped
ANTONYMS

fresh


verb

1‘she expected to find Kathleen prostrated by the tragedy in her family’

SYNONYMS
overwhelm, overcome, overpower, bring someone to their knees, crush, devastate, make helpless, paralyse, lay low, make powerless, debilitate, incapacitate, weaken, enfeeble, devitalize, enervate, handicap, immobilize, hamstring, make impotent, wear out, exhaust, tire out, fatigue, weary, make weary, drain, sap, wash out, take it out of, tax, overtax, undermine
informal knacker, whack, frazzle, do in, knock out, fag out
North American informal poop

Phrases

    prostrate oneself

    ‘he prostrated himself on the altar mat’


    SYNONYMS

    throw oneself flat, throw oneself down, lie down, stretch oneself out, bow low, throw oneself at someone's feet

    dated

    measure one's length