Synonyms of prostration
1 bowDictionary • She went down on her knees in prostration.
bow • I gave a theatrical bow and waved.
obeisance • He graciously accepted our obeisances.
2 exhaustionDictionary • his affliction with nervous prostration
exhaustion • He is suffering from nervous exhaustion.
collapse • A few days after his collapse he was sitting up in bed.
depression • I slid into a depression and became morbidly fascinated with death.
weakness • Symptoms of anaemia include weakness and fatigue.
despair • She shook her head in despair at the futility of it all.
weariness • Overcome with weariness, he collapsed.
desolation • He expresses his sense of desolation without self-pity.
despondency • There's a mood of gloom and despondency in the country.
dejection • There was a slight air of dejection about her.
depth of misery
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bowBow is also a noun.
• I gave a theatrical bow and waved.
collapseCollapse is also a noun.
• A few days after his collapse he was sitting up in bed.
dejectionDejection is a feeling of sadness that you get, for example, when you have just been disappointed by something.
• There was a slight air of dejection about her.
Thesaurus for prostration from the Collins English Thesaurus