Meaning of “bowed” in the English Dictionary

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"bowed" in British English

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uk /bəʊd/ us /boʊd/

uk /bəʊd/ us /boʊd/ curved:

The table had delicate bowed legs.

us uk /baʊd/ bent over:

He struggled along the path, bowed under the weight of the heavy bags he was carrying.

(Definition of “bowed” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)