German translation of 'prone'
- (= lying) to be or lie prone
auf dem Bauch liegen
⇒ in a prone position
- (= liable) to be prone to sth
zu etw neigen
⇒ to be prone to do sth
dazu neigen, etw zu tun
Example Sentences Including 'prone'
He was as prone to share his upset stomach with me as he was to convey his thoughts.THE GOLDEN FOOL: Book Two of the Tawny Man (2002)
If you leave me alone I shall take up the prone position like a good girl.A Death in the Family
They lay prone side by side, in the Corpse position under the spreading branches of the oak.Somewhere East of Life
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Translation of prone from the Collins English to German Dictionary