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Origin of supine
OTHER WORDS FROM supinesu·pine·ly, adverbsu·pine·ness, nounun·su·pine, adjective
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How to use supine in a sentence
As an assistant director shouted out instructions in Hindi and English, Kashyap had a word with his lead actress, who was lying supine on a bed in a blue hospital gown.Netflix v Modi and the battle for Indian cinema’s soul|Konstantin Kakaes|March 24, 2021|MIT Technology Review
Metz tells the story of how this unlikely entrepreneur, traveling supine in buses and trains, engineered a bidding war for a company that had no product or employees and was finally sold to Google for $44 million.The minds behind artificial intelligence, and the bidding war for them|Craig Smith|March 19, 2021|Washington Post
In effect, an overreaching administration and a supine FISC are ginning up a secret constitution.
On closer examination, this is not the hand of a supine victim.The Crime of Kufr Qaddoum: An EmergencyStandWithDavidMonitor Animal Rights Division Expose|Eli Valley|March 29, 2012|DAILY BEAST
A fur seal stands upright on his fore flippers, a hair seal lies supine.The Boy With the U. S. Fisheries|Francis Rolt-Wheeler
The supine position, as in the adult, is imposed only at night.Stories in Light and Shadow|Bret Harte
She sat back in her chair, gazing up the darkening river, her hands lying supine on her knees.The Red City|S. Weir Mitchell
A burst of criticism followed from England; press and politicians joined in denouncing the blind and supine colonials.The Canadian Dominion|Oscar D. Skelton
Unfortunately, the supine ignorance of the fair sex in Sarrio made these ingenious modes of communication null and void.The Fourth Estate, vol.1|Armando Palacio Valds