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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Adjective- Bowing in homage.

Usage examples (33)
  • Noun : The nobles gave obeisance to the new king
  • Beggars were obeisant, even though it was insincere.
  • "The adorable creature is not always precisely obeisant," observed
  • This leaves McCain's chance to win with faulty electronic voting machines, an obeisant U.S. for more
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