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Dictionary entry overview: What does supine mean?
• SUPINE (adjective)
The adjective SUPINE has 2 senses:
1. lying face upward
2. offering no resistance
Familiarity information: SUPINE used as an adjective is rare.
Dictionary entry details
|Sense 1||supine [BACK TO TOP]|
Lying face upward
unerect (not upright in position or posture)
|Sense 2||supine [BACK TO TOP]|
Offering no resistance
resistless hostages / No other colony showed such supine, selfish helplessness in allowing her own border citizens to be mercilessly harried
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