bow down before (someone)

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bow down before (someone)

To obey, pledge allegiance, or submit one's will to someone, especially in a reverential or servile manner. My allegiance is to my own country; I'll never bow down before you! The autocratic CEO all but makes his employees bow down before him.
See also: before, bow, down
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Murtaza and further added that 'this whole episode seems politically motivated to pressurize Pakistan to bow down before US demands of opening war fronts inside Pakistan that was extinguished after sacrificing over 70,000 lives of civilians and soldiers'.